SDF fighters listen to a speech at a funeral for four of their colleagues killed near Azaz, December 3, 2017 (Photo by Jaish al-Thuwar)

BEIRUT, LEBANON (5:00 P.M.) – Earlier this week, a high ranking Syrian Kurdish leader stated that he hopes Syrian President Bashar Al-Assad is serious about negotiating with the Kurdish-led forces in order to reach an agreement between the two parties.

Speaking to the Reuters News Agency, Aldar Xelil of the Co-President of the Executive Body of the Movement for a Democratic Society stated that any agreement with Damascus would be a “historic turning point” for the two sides.

Xelil continued that his political party is ready for negotiations without any preconditions.

“We don’t know the extent of their seriousness or preparation for this, but we hope these statements reflect serious intentions,” Xelil told Reuters in a telephone.

Recently, Damascus sent a delegation to the northeastern city of Al-Qamishli; this group reportedly met with several officials from the Syrian Democratic Council (SDC).

During the meeting, the SDC expressed interest in sending a delegation to Damascus for the first time in years.

While the Syrian government and Kurdish political parties attempt to reconcile, they have managed to joint govern some areas in the northern part of the country, along with sharing the imperative Hasakah-Aleppo Highway.

 

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I am sure there will be an agreement. Russia has always had good relations with Kurds and they will probably trust us. The Syrian governement must have them on its side, otherwise they will remain open to manipulation by Syria’s enemies. And yes, by the way, they are local people, they deserve to feel at home in their country.

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George King

More from the “Theatre of the Absurd”. Apr 20, 2018 – The Syrian Democratic Council (SDC), the political wing of the armed group the Syrian Democratic Forces (SDF), has registered with the United States Department of Justice to open a foreign representative office in Washington, it has been revealed. In Syria, the PKK’s military forces operate under the name the People’s Protection Units (YPG) and the Women’s Protection Units (YPJ). The formation of the SDF was announced in October 2015 as an alliance of the YPG and the “Syrian Arab Coalition” (SAC). The SAC was unheard of until this moment.… Read more »

Han
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Yes, I guess I see your point.

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Well summarized and spoken on behalf of a Roman expert, Mr. George King.

Bestest!

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Too much propaganda…

1. “In Syria, the PKK’s military forces operate under the name the People’s Protection Units (YPG)” – FALSE

2. “An American official acknowledged that the SAC was “an American invention”.” – FALSE

3. “The SDF itself, as a whole, was an American-suggested rebrand of the YPG” – FALSE

4. “the predominant force within the SDF is the Kurdistan Workers Party (PKK), and the Arab SDF play a “secondary role of maintaining local security,”” – FALSE

5. “the PKK’s administration in the Arab-majority areas it has captured….” – FALSE

You’re welcome.

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Nur Muhd

keep other illegal occupiers out of syria asap

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Persian Gulf

Turkey must pay the price for its terror in Syrian lands. No matter you are Kurd, Arab, or any other racial group, you are Syrian at the first, and you should take revange of the destruction Turks brought to your land! Good luck Syrians.

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Western Front: Houthis rebels repelling Saudi backed troops in Al Fazah, Al Nakhilah and Al Jah south of Al Hudaideh, many Saudi-UAE backed troops killed and many armored military destroyed.

Saudi backed troops already surrounded by the Houthis in the south of Al Hudaideh.

17/06/2018

VIDEO https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=pAWRvSFRwv8

PICTURES https://www.facebook.com/MilitaryMediaY1/posts/485640331856438

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Turkey must pay the price for its terror in Syrian lands. No matter you are Kurd, Arab, or any other race, you are Syrian and you must take revange of the destruction Turks brought to your land. Good luck Syrians.

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Nestor Arapa

A los Kurdos no le queda otra, negociar con el gobierno Sirio, Turquía siempre será aliado de EE.UU. (solo es berrinche momentaneo) y enemigo de los Kurdos, hasta Barzani de Irak es aliado de Erdogan.

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I am not so sure that will exist any agreement because the big brothers not permit it, and because Turkey is very good friend for both big brothers. When i hear Assad say that he doesn’t take any command from Russia , I just laugh.