Analysis: Turkey's new offensive against Syria's Kurdish-led SDF forces

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Published on October 9, 2019 - Duration: 10:44s

Analysis: Turkey's new offensive against Syria's Kurdish-led SDF forces

Turkey has launched a long-threatened military operation in northeast Syria to remove Kurdish-led forces from the border area and create a "safe zone" to resettle millions of Syrian refugees.

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