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Syria: Locals celebrate news of Syrian Arab Army arriving to Manbij

5 15.10.2019 Инфо

W/S Local residents celebrating and chanting (Arabic): "With our souls and our blood, we support you oh Bashar"
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Local residents celebrated in the streets of Manbij, on Tuesday, following the announcement that Syrian Arab Army soldiers were arriving to the city after reaching a deal with Kurdish groups to help defend the north of Syria from the ongoing Turkish incursion in the region.
Footage shows local residents celebrating and waving Syrian flags and picture of Syrian President Bashar Assad while chanting "With our souls and our blood, we support you oh Bashar."
According to a Russian Ministry of Defence statement, Syrian government forces have taken full control of Manbij
Ankara's military offensive dubbed 'Operation Peace Spring' began on October 9, with the aim of creating a 'safe zone' in northern Syria cleared of Kurdish forces.