US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo pronounced on Saturday he was confident that a “good outcome” could be reached between Turkey and Syrian Kurdish groups, after vocalization to a Turkish unfamiliar minister.
“We commend a Turkish people’s right to urge their nation from terrorists, though we also know that those … who are not terrorists and fighting alongside us for all this time merit to be protected,” Pompeo told reporters.
“There are many sum to be worked out though we am confident we can grasp a good outcome,” he said.
Kurdish-led groups who control swathes of northern Syria fear an conflict from Turkey in a arise of US President Donald Trump’s preference to repel infantry from their region. Turkey sees a Kurdish YPG company so tighten to a limit as a confidence threat. Turkish President Tayyip Erdogan has vowed to vanquish a group.
Speaking in a United Arab Emirates collateral Abu Dhabi as partial of a informal tour, Pompeo also pronounced a withdrawal of US infantry from Syria is a “tactical change” and does not change US troops ability to opposite Islamic State and Iran.
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