President Recep Tayyip Erdogan has slammed the United States for holding joint military patrolling with the YPG along the Turkish border in northern Syria, expressing his belief that Washington will soon correct this mistake.
On Friday, CENTCOM (the US Armed Forces United Command of Middle East, Central Asia and Eastern Africa) directly accused Russia of preventing any delivery of humanitarian aid to the Syrian Rukban Refuge Camp.
US military attempts to create a tribal militia to create a partner force for the Syrian Democratic Forces, key American ally in Northern Syria.
The US-led International Coalition denied accusations of civilian casualties in a deadly strike on Al Sousa village in Deir Ezzor province, claiming that the strike hit a mosque occupied by ISIS militants, turning in into “a legitimate target”.
Turkish authorities have set a 90 day deadline for the US to resolve the situation the issue of Manbij city which is contested by Turkey-backed Free Syrian Army (FSA) factions and the US-backed Syrian Democratic Forces (SDF).
The US Administration seeks to unite Arab states in a coalition to curb Iranian influence and establish “a strong shield” against other threats in the region, UAE newspaper The National announced.
The U.S. forces will remain in Syria to train locals after the Islamic State (ISIS), U.S. Secretary of Defense James Mattis said on Monday.
One more suspicious activity of the US choppers has been detected in Southeastern Syria.
Pentagon has sent more than 500 trucks loaded with weapons and equipment to Northern Syria since the beginning of September, informed sources reported. The city of Hasakah served as a destination point for the majority of the trucks, while a number of them arrived to the city of Manbij contested by the US-backed Syrian Democratic…
US-backed Syrian Democratic Forces (SDF) have lost a number of fighters to ISIS in clashes and terror attacks in Deir Ezzor and Raqqa provinces, local sourced reported.