As reported by Turkish media, the Minister of defence of the USA James Mattis sent a letter to his Turkish counterpart, Fikri Ishiku. In it, he promised to disarm operating in Syria, the Kurdish after the victory over the terrorist group «Islamic state».
According to the Daily newspaper Sabah, the letter States that both Washington and Ankara consider a victory over the jihadists paramount strategic importance. It is also noted that the cooperation between the US and Syrian democratic forces is absolutely transparent.
The United States pledged monthly transfer Turkey full list handed over to the Kurds of equipment. First, such a document already prepared. In this case the recipients have made a commitment to use the weapons only on Turkish territory.
As the publication said sources in the Ministry of defence of Turkey, Mattis also promises that the Kurds will not exceed 20% of the forces involved in the operation to liberate Raqqa. After the victory over the IG settlement will remain under Arab control.
Meanwhile, Kurdish news Agency Rudaw claims that the Turkish army started a new operation in Syria. Military equipment introduced into the territory of the province of Aleppo. According to the report, the Turks are going to fight with the Islamists, and Kurds.