BEIRUT, LEBANON (8:00 P.M.) – The U.S. and NATO do not view the People’s Protection Units (YPG) in Syria as a foreign terrorist group, the U.S. Secretary of Defense Mark Esper said on Wednesday, as reported by a CNN correspondent.

Esper said: “We have fundamentally different views, we being the United States and our NATO allies, on whether or not the (Syrian Kurdish) YPG is a foreign terrorist organization, we don’t think they are neither do many or all of our NATO allies, but the Turks do…”

According to Esper, there are concerns that Turkey, who is a member of NATO, is moving away from the organization’s orbit. “My biggest concern with Syria and Turkey is actually Turkey-Russia, the concern is Turkey is moving out of the @NATO orbit…I think our challenge is to figure out how we can get them back closer to the NATO alliance.”

Turkey and most of their NATO allies do not see eye-to-eye when it comes to the YPG and Syrian Democratic Forces (SDF) in Syria. The Turkish regime views these two groups as offshoots of the outlawed Kurdistan Workers Party (PKK), who fought a long war against the Turkish Armed Forces in the latter part of the 1900s.

However, despite Turkey’s view on the YPG and SDF, the U.S. and its NATO allies continue to support these groups as they have played a major role in the battle against the Islamic State (ISIS/ISIL/IS/Daesh).

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Human
Human
2019-12-11 22:34

Laugh, MERDolfgan, laugh!
f**k YOU AND YOUR GENOCIDAL BEASTS OUT OF NATO UNDER A RAIN OF BOMBS AND NEIGHBORS REVENGE AND AVENGE!

Giovanni
Giovanni
2019-12-12 00:32

Of course WE don’t, because WE know that WE are the shameless terrorists, We NATO and US, We lie steal conspire we bomb we kill starve we steal anywhere we can .. We confess this shamelessly it’s our national interest !

Daeshbags-Sux
Daeshbags-Sux
2019-12-12 03:28

Well, there’s a good way to bring Turkey back in NATO’s orbit : getting rid of Erdolf and his cronies… It’s well known, since a(n) (in)famous bumper-sticker appeared in 1964, that… A pharaoh got drowned when he tried to cross the Aqaba gulf in Nuweiba, about 3500 years ago, chasing slaves who took profit from some earthquake that make the waters go off the Nuweibaa shoal… when he was in the mid of the shoal, the sea came back… Statistically speaking, an ugly tyrant has way much chances to end with an accident than this pharaoh to perish in such… Read more »