US agreements with Syrian armed groups allow the escape to Europe
11:17 - 26/12/2017
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Thousands of terrorists have fled to Turkey on their way to Europe as part of a deal with the so-called moderate Syrian opposition backed by the United States, a report by The Business Insider reported on Tuesday.
"The thousands of fugitives fleeing to Turkey are being smuggled with the help of the so-called Syrian opposition to Europe for money and bribes paid to them by some elements of the terrorist organization," the report said.
He added that "with the liberation of the Syrian city of Raqqa since the middle of last November, groups of terrorist elements of Daash still exist along the Iraqi-Syrian border and in the north-east of the city of Hama and in the center of western Syria and in the southwestern corner of the country near the border with Israel, according to the map of the Syrian civil war "He said.
He added that "the Daqash elements have already started to flee the territory occupied by the group even before the invasion of tenderness, as many of them were on their way north to Turkey, taking advantage of the displacement of civilians fleeing the battle against the terrorist organization and through bribes paid to smugglers at the checkpoints that were put to arrest Before they can escape from the area. "
He continued: "Among the fugitives from terrorist groups, a number of senior leaders of the terrorist group, such as internal security officers, administrators and the princes of the so-called states, have been flowing from Syria to Turkey under the nose of the United States for more than a year. Analysts pointed out that the United States To flee to Turkey could be a pressure on Erdogan as a punishment for his closeness with Russia. "
"The fate and intentions of these fighters, along with the thousands who have now spread throughout Syria and fled to Turkey, are still unknown," a senior Pentagon official said. "Their war against the group in the region is not yet over," the report said. Stressing that "the political elite in the West will learn the extent of harm to them in the difficult way, because the policies of the Western elite in trying to use terrorists as a weapon against the Syrian government and the Libyan will explode again in their faces." Ending / 25 z