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Syria Kurds Urge US to Assume ‘Moral Obligations’ as Turkey Attacks

President Donald Trump speaks to members of the media on the South Lawn of the White House in Washington, Thursday, Oct. 10,…

HASAKEH, SYRIA — The Kurdish-led Syrian Democratic Forces on Saturday urged its U.S. allies to assume their “moral obligations” to protect them from a cross-border Turkish offensive, now in its fourth day.

“Our allies had guaranteed us protection … but suddenly and without warning they abandoned us in an unjust decision to withdraw their troops from the Turkish border,” it said in a statement.

“We call on our allies to fulfil their duties and assume their moral obligations,” to protect us by “closing the air space to Turkish warplanes”.

The SDF were the main ground partner in the protracted US-led campaign against the read more >>>

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