ISBER: US withdrawal from Kobani could take another week
09:25 - 14/11/2019
announced that US Secretary of Defense, Mark Esper, the US military withdrawal from the Kobani region (Ain Arabs) in northeastern Syria, near the Turkish border, it may take "another week or so" to complete.
Esber said in a statement on Wednesday that the United States will keep 600 US troops in Syria after the partial withdrawal.
He added that his country is still supporting the "Syrian Democratic Forces", which is led by the Kurds and considered by Turkey as a terrorist group.
“We are still partners of the SDF,” he said. They continue to help them, ”he stressed, stressing the role of these forces in helping to prevent the emergence of ISIS again.