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A U.S. armored vehicle drives through Tal Abyad, Syria, on a joint patrol with the Tax Abyad Military Council, an affiliate of the U.S.-backed Syrian Democratic Forces Friday, Sept. 6, 2019.
To set up ‘safe zone,’ US wades into muddled Syria politics
U.S. flags fluttered on the back of coalition armored vehicles as they whizzed past tiny hamlets in northeastern Syria. Once part of the sprawling territories controlled by the Islamic State group, the areas are now under threat of an attack from Turkey, which considers these villages’ liberators, the U.S.-backed Syrian Kurdish-led forces, to be terrorists.
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