Turkey and the US military completed the first joint ground patrol in an effort to establish a safe zone in eastern Syrian Euphrates.
Turkey's defense minister said Sunday Turkey and US troops conducted joint ground patrols for a planned safe zone east of Syria's Euphrates.
Earlier in the day, six armored vehicles with Turkish flags joined the 1884-mile US military carrier, 30 km from the southeastern Akcakale region of Sanliurfa.
The Allies advanced south from Tal Avid, Syria.
On August 7, Turkey and US military officials agreed to develop a peace corridor to promote the movement of displaced protesters who wanted to establish a safe zone in northern Syria and return home.
It also agreed to establish a joint operations center.
TRT World(& # 39; s) Yusuf Elim Explain the importance of establishing a safe zone in northern Syria.
On August 12, six American soldiers arrived in southeastern Turkey.
The agreement also envisioned the United States to establish the necessary security measures to address Turkey's security issues against Turkey's protests, including clearing the territory of the allied terrorist YPG / PKK from time to time.
YPG / PKK is a Syrian derivative of the PKK terrorist group, which has had about 40,000 deaths in Turkey, including many children, women and infants, for more than 30 years.
Source: TRTWorld and Agencies
Source Link : https://www.trtworld.com/turkey/turkish-us-troops-conduct-joint-patrols-along-syrian-border-29618?utm_source=other&utm_medium=rss