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U.S.-backed Syria force denies Islamic State in area targeted by Turkey

Published on: Wed, 24 Jan 2018 10:49:53 UTC
News Agency: Reuters
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ANKARA/BEIRUT (Reuters) - The U.S.-backed Syrian Democratic Forces (SDF) rejected a Turkish army statement that Islamic State was present in the Afrin region of northwestern Syria, where Ankara launched an offensive four days ago which has raised international concern.

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