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Syria conflict: Uncertainty remains over future of safe zones

Turkey’s government wants the whole area east of the Euphrates River to be cleared of ISIL as well as Kurdish fighters.

Uncertainty is growing between Turkey and the United States over a proposed ‘safe-zone’ in northern Syria.

Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan says he will go it alone if he doesn’t get logistical support from the Trump administration – which is removing its troops.

Al Jazeera’s Osama Bin Javaid reports on the political situation from Suruc, near the Turkey-Syria border.