Turkish troops with the consent of the United States entered the outskirts of the Syrian Manuja
Moscow. June 18. INTERFAX.RU — Turkish troops have entered areas on the outskirts of the town of Manbij, located in the North of Syria, reports on Monday, the newspaper Daily Sabah.
The Turkish military reportedly accompanied by an American helicopter.
On 4 June, the foreign Minister of Turkey Mevlut Cavusoglu and US Secretary of state Mike Pompeo agreed in the Washington action plan from the city Manuja in the North of Syria the Kurds of the democratic Union Party (DUP), which Ankara considers a terrorist organization. Movement of Turkish military conducted in accordance with this plan.
Washington and Ankara have been arguing about the fate of Kurdish militias in Syria. For Washington, they were valuable allies in the fight against the terrorist group ISIS (banned in Russia). In turn, Ankara believes the Kurdish militias in Syria with terrorists who threaten Turkish territory.