Dangerous scramble on horizon for key Syrian city of Manbij

Source:The Independent Date:15Oct2019

New twist in Operation Peace Spring:  Turkish and Damascus forces moving dangerously close!


Video distributed online appeared to show scenes of Syrian regime forces on the move, heading northward to take up border positions in both Manbij and the northern town of Kobane.

But Turkish armed forces, after taking control of the towns of Ras al-Ain and Tal Abyad, were also on the move towards Manbij, Turkish media outlets reported, with broadcasting footage said to show Turkish armed forces and allied Syrian armed groups inside Manbij…