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U.S. expects Turkey to take over IS fighters if Kurdish militia forced to withdraw: official

Reuters Monday, 7 October 2019 ()
The United States expects Turkey to take responsibility of captive Islamic State fighters, a senior State Department official said on Monday, if Ankara's planned incursion into northeast Syria seizes areas where the detained militants are held.
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