BEIRUT, LEBANON (10:00 P.M.) – The Turkish military struck some U.S. Special Forces personnel in northern Syria this week while they were attacking the Kurdish-led Syrian Democratic Forces (SDF), Newsweek reported on Friday.

Citing an Iraqi-Kurdish intelligence official and a senior Pentagon official, the Turkish military mistakenly hit some U.S. Special Forces personnel that were embedded with the SDF troops in the border city of Kobani (var. ‘Ayn Al-‘Arab).

The attack consisted of artillery fire and was reportedly carried out at Mashtenour Hill in Kobani.

According to Newsweek, the senior Pentagon official said that the Turkish Armed Forces should be conscious of the U.S. positions in the region.

The report did not specify if there were any casualties as a result of this attack.

The Turkish Ministry of Defense and U.S. Defense Department have not commented about the alleged incident in northern Syria.

On Wednesday afternoon, the Turkish Armed Forces kicked off “Operation Peace Spring” against the Syrian Democratic Forces and their allies from the People’s Protection Units (YPG).

Since launching this offensive, the Turkish Armed Forces and their allies from the so-called “Syrian National Army” have captured several areas around the cities of Ras Al-‘Ayn (Al-Hasakah Governorate) and Tal Abyad (Al-Raqqa Governorate).

 

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Peter Wallace
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Well the Yanks shouldn’t be there. They have said they are pulling out or pulled out so as far as Turkey is concerned everything is a free target. The Yanks should just shoot back and keep everyone happy.

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They said they pulled 50 men from border observation posts.
Turks fired close to a SOF base. I can’t wait until they hit, so USAF will kick Turdish bütts

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You will be waiting a long time. Turkey and NATO are more important than a few Kurds.
As you have time go and read how Saudi Arabia supplied ISIS.. This report is the result of more than three years of field investigation into Islamic State supply chains. It presents an analysis of more than 40,000 items recovered from the group between 2014 and 2017.Or is the truth too unpalatable for you to handle. CAR. Weapons of the Islamic State.

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Oh, you know, I haven’t a much better opinion on the Bani-Saud than on Iranian regime who actually founded ISIS as a mean to its imperialism.

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Marg bar jomhuri Eslami

As I already stated, I’d be pleased to make both becoming Indian colonies. Hindus everywhere around is the best insult to Islamists 🙂

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Marg bar jomhuri Eslami

Thus, giving the control of Mecca and Medina to the Jews would be fun too, but they’re not enough numerous to swarm the land😁

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Note : Alexander the Great used the same trick Iran did with ISIS to build his empire. Any Machiavelli reader knows this since he analysed it in… 1515AD

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Marg bar jomhuri Eslami

ISIS founder Zarqawi hid in Iran in 2001-2002 before being smuggled into Iraq by IRGC in 2002, and used to accuse Saddam of support to Qaeda.

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Another point : in several SANA footages of ISIS arms depots, you could notice shiitloads of AM-50 Sayyad (.50 sniper) and also Iranian AK-47 copies!

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Marg bar jomhuri Eslami

ISIS depots also had Iranian 120mm mortars. If KSA ain’t clean with ISIS, Iran, Qatar and Turkey aren’t too…

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Marg bar jomhuri Eslami

SDF also found proofs that IS sold blood-oil to… Syrian govt!

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Marg bar jomhuri Eslami

NO ONE IS INNOCENT! 😁😁😁😁😁

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You know what . that is the only truthful thing you have said , when it comes to war and no one knows how they will act Until the time comes they are face to face with it. Gung Ho heroes until it happens and they turn to jelly , or s**t scared and afraid of letting everyone down but being heroes instead.

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Same story , WHO purchased them and signed the END USER CERTIFICATE . You are sounding like a stuck gramophone record. Open your eyes and let the truth set you free from your life of misery , loneliness and hate.

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What were the numbers on those weapons so they can be traced back to the purchaser which in most likely hood were purchased by Saudi Arabia , Qatar or America. Weapons were purchased of many former Soviet states by Saudi Arabia and shipped too ISIS illegally. Because they came from former Soviet States does not mean THEY supplied ISIS but by the purchaser by telling lies on the end user certificate.

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Zarqawi was imprisoned in Jordan , set up with the mujaheddin in Afganistan tried setting up more terrorist camps in Jordan but had to flee too Iran and hide there before going to Iraq to fight the American invaders. Don’t try and use part facts to support your agenda .

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No chance of hitting them now. They didn’t even load the trucks up. Just started running for safety . Oops that is an army with aircraft coming our way . Outta here..Bye..

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It was my understanding from other reports read that US gave Turkey their locations and thus it was intentional or the Turks are incompetent . Russia and SAA should be responsible for clearing out the area not amateurs.

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Marg bar jomhuri Eslami

This time you understood well. Turks 1st said they didn’t shot, now they say they responded to Kurdish artillery firing from close to the base 😁100% BS as usual.

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Oh how can it be, you stated I was a retard? BTW I do not waste my time considering anything you write onto this forum which is 99.9% c**p. Hit the road Jack.

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+++ “you stated I was a retard?”
=> Nope, you’ve again proven it.

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That’s what happens when you release Jihadi goons off the leash…

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Who believes a thing the Yanks say in their propaganda broadcasts. Wouldn;t waste my time.

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I always try to ascertain the truth which is difficult with all the war propaganda. When you’ve read enough of it you’re able to discern irregularities and the omission of typical facts is a clue.