#Syria|Counter statement from Manbej contradicting PKK total withdrawal

The political authority of the Military Council and Local Council in the city of Manbij denied in a joint statement on Thurday any withdrawal of the SDF from the city of Manbij, contradicting yesterday PKK statement that announced the full withdrawal from the Eastern Euphrates. The parties stated that it is not a total withdrawal from Manbej but merely  reinforcements sent to Raqqa and it is not the first time thatt reinforcements are sent to back the PKK in Raqqa.