Washington conveys 50 foreign ISIS prisoners from Syria to Iraq

As many as 50 US troops left the illegal Rhebeh airbase in Malekeyeh area in Hasaka towards Iraq, according to the Syrian Alikhbaria TV channel.

The TV channel added that US occupation forces conveyed weapons and equipment by military cargo plane from Syria to Iraq.

It affirmed that the US occupation forces conveyed 50 foreign ISIS prisoners from Shdadi jail in Hasaka countryside to Iraq.

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20 French, British and Swiss workers for illegal organizations evacuated from Syria

Four organizations, which were illegally working in the Syrian Jazeera, left through the illegal Simalka crossing to the north of Iraq.

According to the Syrian Alikhbaria TV channel, the number of the Organizations’ workers who left Syria is 20 and they hold French, British and Swiss nationalities.

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UN Security Council Fails to Condemn the Turkish Aggression on Syria

NEW YORK, (ST)- The United Nations Security Council convened on Thursday to discuss the Turkish aggression on the Syrian territories, but it failed to agree on a statement condemning the Turkish military operation.

The Security Council's meeting was requested by five European countries: Britain, France, Germany, Belgium and Poland.

Following the session, the five European members issued a statement calling on the Turkish regime to halt its aggression on the Syrian territories. 

Several SDF militia leaders flee to Turkey amid wide defections among SDF members in flashpoint areas

The ‘Syrian Democratic Forces’ militia put the men it recruited by force at the frontlines of the battle, while dozens of the militia’s members hid among displaced people and ran away from Raes Al-Ayin city to Tal Abyad area, according to the Syrian Alikhbaria TV channel.

The TV channel added that several SDF militia’s leaders, who have colluded with Turkey, fled to Turkey taking with them thousands of dollars.

Protecting the Syrian people is the duty of the Syrian army and the Syrian state only: Foreign Ministry

DAMASCUS, (ST)- Syria has reiterated that protecting the Syrian people is the duty of the Syrian army and the Syrian state only, an official source at the Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Expatriates said in a statement on Thursday.

The source was commenting on the new remarks made by the President of the Turkish regime in which he claimed that he is keen on protecting the Syrian people and their rights.

The source stressed that these remarks can only be made by a person who is disconnected from reality, reiterating that Syria will confront the brutal Turkish aggression in any spot in Syria by all legal means.