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The International Alliance in a reconnaissance to take the views of the people on the Turkish threats to enter the city of #Menbj
If you could find the source for that, I sure would like to read up on it some more
originally posted by: 38181
A bunch of flat land farm fields. What’s the strategy for Rojava? Unless that’s all poppy fields I’m looking at which I doubt.
ERBIL (Kurdistan 24) – A delegation of the Syrian Democratic Forces (SDF) has arrived in Moscow to discuss a possible plan to stop a Turkish attack as well as the future of the east of the Euphrates, the Syrian Observatory for Human Rights (SOHR) said on Sunday.
The SOHR cited sources which said the SDF delegation and Russian authorities were expected to meet in Moscow “in the coming hours” to discuss the future of east Euphrates.
According to the monitor, the Russians offered to deploy border guards from the Syrian army in the border area from the east of Euphrates to the Tigris River in the Syrian – Iraqi – Turkish border triangle.
However, SOHR said debates continue about who would manage the areas that are under the control of the SDF in the east of the Euphrates.
It said the SDF demands Moscow to send regular Syrian army forces and not the Iran-backed Popular Defense Forces that were deployed on Feb. 20 in Afrin. Turkish airstrikes killed around 36 of them.
So far, SDF officials and those from the Democratic Union Party (PYD) have not confirmed the news. “I have no information about this,” one senior official told Kurdistan 24.
this chapter of WW3
US military establishes 2 new bases along Syrian border – report
BEIRUT, LEBANON (7:00 P.M.) – The U.S. military has established two new bases along the Iraqi-Syrian border, the Turkish state-owned Anadolu Agency reported on Tuesday.
Citing an Iraqi official, the Anadolu Agency said the U.S. military established the two bases in the western countryside of the Al-Anbar.
“The U.S. Army has established two new military facilities in uninhabited parts of the province,” Farhan al-Duleimi, a member of Anbar’s provisional council, told Anadolu Agency.
The first base, he said, had been set up in the northern Rumana subdistrict (in Anbar’s Al-Qaim district) near the Syrian border, roughly 360 kilometers west of provincial capital Ramadi.
The second base, he added, had been set up east of the city of Al-Rutbah, roughly 310 kilometers west of Ramadi and less than 100 kilometers from the Syrian border.
According to al-Duleimi, the twin bases are intended to help Iraqi forces “secure the country’s borders and prevent infiltrations by the Daesh terrorist group.”
“Scores of U.S. soldiers are currently stationed at the two bases, along with drones and other equipment,” al-Duleimi said without elaborating.
Syria - Syrian Arab Army reinforcements in outskirts of Manbij
BEIRUT, LEBANON (7:00 P.M.) – The U.S. Coalition is still inside the city of Manbij in northeast Syria, despite an agreement that was established between the Syrian Arab Army (SAA) and Syrian Democratic Forces (SDF).
In response to the Syrian Arab Army’s announcement regarding Manbij, the U.S. Coalition tweeted on Friday afternoon that these claims are untrue
“Despite incorrect information about changes to military forces in the city of Manbij, Syria, #CJTFOIR has seen no indication that these claims are true. We call on everyone to respect the integrity of Manbij and the safety of its citizens,” the U.S. Coalition tweeted on Friday.
US forces fired flares, this time at Tukhar controlled by the #TFSA, to prevent a possible advance.
Location of incident
The ChristenUnie wants a new mission of the Dutch army in Syria. The government party wants EU countries to assist the French and British in the fight against IS now that the Americans are leaving. Minister Blok must take the initiative in Europe to build a 'coalition of the willing' with which the EU will take over the US deployment in Syria.
"It's about deterrence so that Turkey can not just attack the Kurds, and the European Union can fulfill that buffer role in a way similar to the Americans with limited resources.
In recent years, the Netherlands has been operating with F-16s in Syria. This mission, in which IS bases were bombed from the air, will end on 31 December.
مركز التنسيق الروسي يعود للعريمة في ريف حلب والجيش السوري يعزز نقاطه في البلدة
The Russian Coordination Center is back in Aleppo and the Syrian army is consolidating its points in the town
Russian returend to Manbij area. Command and staff vehicles Р-149АКШ-1 allegedly 5 km from Manbij.