Russian military police first conducted patrols in Manbij
Russian military servants law for the first time carried out patrols in the Syrian city of Manbij in the Eastern part of the province of Aleppo, told reporters a military police officer military power of Russia Safar Safarov.
Safarov said that a week ago, law-enforcement officers have not had the opportunity to call openly in Manbij, as this prevented the us military." last week, We are with them three times blocked one another on the road, " the officer said.
according to his statement, the first Russian patrols Manuja and its environs lasted more than three hours." We will continue to keep under control his area of responsibility. Our main task - to provide safety of inhabitants in case of attacks from any side. This is not Our first goal in this area - We have been here for more than six months, and there was no question about anyone ", - said Safarov.
The city of Manbij in 85 kilometers East of Aleppo, was liberated by Kurdish troops "the forces of national self-defense" in the last month of summer 2016. He previously served as an Outpost of terrorists from grouping "Islamic state" * that took it from the terrorists of the so-called " moderate opposition ".
Turkey on 9 October announced the holding in the Northern part of Syria "operation peace," which began with air strikes on the positions of Kurdish groups. The goal of surgery is the development there of a buffer zone, which should become a protective belt for the Turkish border.
on Sunday Damascus in coordination with the Kurdish forces sent troops to the North of Syria, in order to confront the Turkish army.
yesterday in the Ministry of defence said that the Syrian army taken under the supervision of Manbij and the surrounding area. At the same time American Soldiers left their bases in the vicinity of settlements DADT and Umm MIAL, heading to the Syrian-Iraqi border. Now DADT and Umm MIAL also occupied the Syrian government forces.
*A terrorist organization banned in Russia.