The Turkey moves the announced military offensive against the Kurdish militia YPG in Northern Syria. The Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan said in Istanbul on Friday.
Previously had warned the Kurds in Northern Syria, that in the case of a Turkish attack, the fight against the IS terrorist militia is in danger. The Syrian Democratic forces (SDF) would be forced, of their troops from the Front with the IS to withdraw and relocate to the border with Turkey, said the leading Kurdish representative Ilham Ahmed on Friday during a visit to Paris.
Ahmed is the Co-Chairman of the political arm of the Kurdish militia YPG-mentioned SDF. Their troops are in Syria, the main Partner of the United States in the fight against the terrorist militia Islamic state (IS). The YPG and local allies are currently in the East of the civil war of the country against one of the last IS-bastions.
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The United States had announced on Wednesday the withdrawal of their troops from Syria. The Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan had already announced previously, a further military offensive against Kurdish troops in Northern Syria. This should begin in a few days.