Turkey plans to create a new security zone in Northern Syria, where Kurdish troops “the forces of national self-defense” and the party “Democratic Union” (PYD). This was stated by Prime Minister of Turkey Binali Yildirim, reports TASS.
According to him, the United States to help these groups strengthen their position in areas of Kobani, Qamishli and al-hasakah in Northern Syria. “The next goal of Turkey will be the transformation of these Syrian areas in the area of security,” he said.
June 14 General staff of the armed forces of Turkey said that Turkish and us military in the negotiations in Stuttgart on 12-13 June agreed on a plan of action for the withdrawal of Kurdish forces from the Syrian city of Manbij.
on June 4, Minister of foreign Affairs of Turkey Mevlut Cavusoglu agreed upon a plan for the removal of Kurdish groups from Manuja. Its details have not been published.
Earlier in April, reported about creating a new American military base North-West of Manuja in the province of Aleppo, which is controlled by fighters of the “Democratic forces of Syria” (DSS) — the Union of Kurdish and Arab groups supported by the United States.
Ankara has repeatedly urged Washington to leave the East Syrian province of Aleppo, as the Turkish army plans to protect the Kurds all of its southern border with Syria. In particular sounded the call to withdraw American military or “Kurdish terrorists” from Manuja because they attack Turkish soldiers and helping them members of the “free Syrian army”.