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Syria: Autonomous Administration Calls on Russia, US to Curb Turkish Violations

Syria: Autonomous Administration Calls on Russia, US to Curb Turkish Violations

Sunday, 25 October, 2020 - 09:15
Fighters of Syrian Democratic Forces (SDF) are seen in Deir al-Zor, Syria May 1, 2018. REUTERS/Rodi Said

The Autonomous Administration of North and East Syria called on the US and Russia to curb Turkey's violations.


In an official statement the, Administration said Moscow and Washington should "commit to their responsibilities and contain the Turkish violations".


Also, the Syrian Democratic Forces (SDF) said that ten members from the pro-Turkish Syrian factions were killed.


"The invading Turkish state has intensified its attacks on the Northern and Eastern Syrian regions in recent days. At the same time, there has been an intense activity of war and reconnaissance aircraft over the Ain Issa area,” the SDF Press Center statement said.


The statement continued that “violent clashes erupted in the village of Seyda where ten Turkish mercenaries were killed and many got injured."


Meanwhile, the SDF launched a security campaign in the al-Karama area in al-Raqqa eastern countryside, coinciding with an ongoing curfew and the closure of schools and public institutions in the area.


The group also stormed Al-Shuhayl town in the eastern countryside of Deir Ezzor and arrested four individuals.


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