Tuesday, October 15, 2019

US Officials: Turkey Deliberately Releasing ISIS Prisoners

Map via The Guardian

Zero Hedge: US Officials: Turkey Deliberately Releasing ISIS Prisoners, Then Blaming Kurdish Forces

Invading Turkish-backed forces are freeing Islamic State prisoners, according to Foreign Policy, also "executing Kurdish prisoners and killing unarmed civilians, videos show."

On Monday a senior U.S. administration official told reporters that Turkey's Syrian Islamist ground proxies are "going to unguarded prisons and releasing ISIS detainees - then blaming Syrian Democratic Forces."

And following prior reports since the start of Turkey's 'Operation Peace Spring' of mass ISIS prison breaks as Kurdish positions came under Turkish artillery fire, more former US captives are taking advantage of the chaos.

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WNU Editor: Turkey's Syrian fighters and proxies have a terrible history of extremism .... Money, hatred for the Kurds drives Turkey’s Syrian fighters (AP).

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