“People’s Protection Units” Will Participate in the Military Operation in Raqqa on Condition That Turkey Is Not Part of It

Special Report – LCC

US military leadership and others of the “Syrian Democratic Forces”have been discussing during the last three days the details of the military operation that will take place at Raqqa city, the de facto Capital of Daesh
An informed source, that preferred to remain anonymous, told LCC that leaders of” People’s Protection Units “, a main part of the “Syrian Democratic Forces”, stressed that they will be part of the miliary operation in Raqqa provided that US guarantees the non-participation of Turkey.
The meetings began in Ramelan Airport in Hasaka northeast of the country, which is under the control of US forces, on 30 September, 2016 and ended yesterday, added the source.
Turkey, on the other hand, opposes any involvement of the “People’s Protection Units” in the operation and considers it a terrorist organization.
Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan, said on Monday, that the US final stand from the upcoming operation on Raqqa is not clear, and stressed that Washington was still willing to engage “People’s Protection Units” in it.