U.S. forces will not defend Kurdish forces in Syria: U.S. official
Monday, 7 October 2019 () The United States informed the commander of the Kurdish-led SDF forces in Syria on Monday morning that U.S. forces will not defend them from Turkish attacks anywhere, a U.S. official told Reuters ahead of an expected Turkish offensive.
President Tayyip Erdogan says Turkish forces will intervene in northern Syria, after warning the United States it had done too little to expel its Kurdish allies from the border area. Lucy Fielder reports.
A U.S. military official said that the situation across northeastern Syria was "deteriorating rapidly" and that American forces were cut off from the Kurdish... USATODAY.com Also reported by •Daily Record •CBS News