BEIRUT, LEBANON (8:20 A.M.) – A new video has surfaced of the U.S. Armed Forces encircling a Russian military vehicle in northeastern Syria and forcing it to stop.
In the video, the U.S. forces can be seen encircling the Russian BTR-80 vehicle as it was attempting to conduct a patrol along a roadway near the Al-Qamishli District in the Al-Hasakah District.
Look at this, US forces trying to encircle/stop the Russian Military Police BTR-80 somewhere near Qamishli, northeast Syria. pic.twitter.com/AFvMnmg8xJ
— Status-6 (@Archer83Able) June 18, 2020
The video’s date is not known; however, over the last 24 hours, there have been reports of U.S. and Russian troops engaging one another in the Al-Hasakah Governorate.
The most recent incident that is known happened in the Al-Qamishli countryside on Thursday.
A number of U.S. vehicles attempted to block a Russian military patrol, but they were unsuccessful in stopping the latter, as they simply drove off road to go around them.