Turkish forces conduct military exercises on Syria border

US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo is hopeful an agreement can be reached with Turkey to protect Kurdish troops.

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    Turkey has carried out military exercises at the border with Syria before an expected offensive on the northern city of Manbij, currently held by the United States-backed Kurdish fighters.

    US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo has said he's hopeful an agreement can be reached with Ankara to protect Kurdish troops, as American forces prepare to leave.

    Al Jazeera's Sinem Koseoglu reports.


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