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PKK, Iran, Syrian Regime Meet on Military Coordination

Basnews English – 17/03/2017 – ERBIL — Several Senior military commanders from the Syrian Regime and the Islamic Republic of Iran have jointly met with the leading members of Kurdistan Workers’ Party (PKK) in Syria, a source told BasNews.

The topic of discussion was the military coordination between these three sides, the source, who wished to remain unidentified for security reasons, said.Azad Othman, member of the media office for Independent Kurdish Union in the Syrian Kurdistan, explained to BasNews that the meeting was indeed a follow-up of the previous discussions mainly on the Raqqa operation and other military developments in the country. The military engagement for each side was defined in the meeting, Othman added. PKK’s military offshoot in Syrian, the People’s Protection Units (YPG), makes up the majority of the Syrian Democratic Forces (SDF) which is now leading the Wrath of Euphrates Operation in hopes of liberating Raqqa from the Islamic State (IS).