BEIRUT, LEBANON (12:00 A.M.) – French President Emmanuel Macron met with a Kurdish PYD delegation in Paris, Thursday, to discuss several topics, including the Turkish military’s invasion of northern Syria.

According to a report from the France-based Marianne Magazine, Macron vowed to send the French military to the key city of Manbij, following threats from the Turkish regime regarding a possible invasion.

“France will send troops to the town of Manbij, alongside U.S. forces,  in order to block the Turkish offensive on the city,” the Marianne report added.

If true, this will likely increase the tensions between the French and Turkish regimes, as their diplomatic ties are already on the rocks after Macron’s criticism of Turkey’s Afrin operation.

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Floriangeyer
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Every new president or prime minister of NATO countries dream of having a war to show how macho they are as they cheer their soldiers off to die.They soon forget though the disabled that come home as they are an embarrassment.

Macron is no different in his quest to look taller than he is.

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The Bilderberg GMO clown president just had to move the covert ‘rebel’ embedded forces he already has in Suria and who started the militant ‘uprising’ in Daraa long ago. Anyway they would be of better use (solely) shooting Turkeys.

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SO France comes to manjib to fight the Kurds on behalf of the Amercans? The US troops in there can’t/afraid to fight?

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Turjs not kurds??

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They’ll just surrender, as always lol

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As Russians do, lol.

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No country on Earth has fought and won more wars than France, learn history, dude!

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Not recently Daeshbags.

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What Macron is doing is making Erdogan even angrier. I highly doubt this will stop the crazy dog of attacking Manbij. Since Napoleon I’ve never seen in the history french army to win any battle. French are a joke!

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Verdun was far worst than Stalingrad and was won. Only Russia was able to kick the Nazi’s bu*t more than France during WW2, even if the battle of France was lost, it contributed to highly weaken the Nazis, which subconsequently allowed the Soviets not ending totally crushed by Blitzkrieg. O, BTW, take a look at “jihad” in Africa… France alone cleared Mali in 3 weeks and the country is faaaaar bigger than Syria. Boko Haram, MUJAO, An-Sardine, AQIM, etc etc… all f*cking crushed and promptly, all this over a territory as large as the USA and with far less troops… Read more »

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I’m very glad you pointed Mali and how “successful” French are there and how slow are Russians and USA in Syria. In Syria Russians are NOT fighting just with bearded jihadists living in caves holding just old AK-47. They are fighting with USA, Great Britain, French, Germany, Israel, Saudi Arabia and Turkey (in the beginning of the Russian intervention). If you ever state USA is fighting terrorists, you are either fool, or brainwashed. In fact, USA is helping terrorist in Syria and making everything possible Russians to NOT finish them any soon. On the other side, I can admit Russians… Read more »

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Also, it means that approval for Turkey’s application for EU membership will be further pushed back if not actually already dead in the water

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It was never an option in ANY EU mind.
Turkey is pushing for 40-50y to join and as they followed the application process, there was no way to clearly say no until an entry vote or referendum about the entry is held and well, be sure that either Greece or Cyprus will ALWAYS veto and referendum will end with a clear “NO”.
Turkey is NOT of European culture and doesn’t shares the same values, even less since Turkey is under fascist rule.

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Surprisingly good comment here from you. I agree with what you’ve said here 100%. Cheers!

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Fools

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The language the media use is confusing to most people so let me translate what this really means. The French are NOT going to confront Turkish troops at all, since their really on the same side, they’re actually going to coordinate with them. When the US invades Syria from the south via Jordan, the French will begin advancing south to meet up with US forces advancing northwards, when they meet up they’ll combine forces and take all the east of Syria together. Erdogan is NOT helping Russia in Syria, he’s actually doing everything he can to contain their movements, and… Read more »

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What this shows more than anything is the puppet Assad’s (and Putin’s) secret alliance with imperialism. Anyone who supports the YPG is part of this alliance and that includes Assad, Putin, Iran, Hezbollah and the Iraqi Shia parties, all of them phoneys pretending to stand in opposition to American plans, watch them all line up behind their US masters in the coming months as they all do battle with Turkey.