A Turkish-backed Syrian fighter keeps position near the town of Tal Hajar in Syria's northern Aleppo province, a few kilometres from areas controlled by a Kurdish-led coalition, on February 1, 2019. Turkey has threatened to launch a vast cross-border offensive against the Kurdish People's Protection Units (YPG), which controls most of northeastern Syria.
Syria's Kurds today rejected a US proposal for a "security zone" under Turkish control along the Syrian side of the two countries' border. / AFP / Bakr ALKASEM
A Turkish-backed Syrian fighter keeps position near the town of Tal Hajar in Syria's northern Aleppo province, a few kilometres from areas controlled by a Kurdish-led coalition, on February 1, 2019. TShow more

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