SDF makes important statement regarding the Syrian army in Eastern Syria

The Kurdish-led Syrian Democratic Forces (SDF) on Wednesday denied reports that the SDF would launch a new operation with US support against the Syrian army and Iranian backed troops in Al Bukamal in Eastern Deir al-Zour countryside.

Mustafa Bali, an SDF spokesperson and head of the media center in Ain Issa, denied the reports on his twitter profile,

“Some media outlets are circulating rumors of a possible military campaign being waged by our forces in the Al Bukamal area,” he wrote in a tweet. “We would like to emphasize that these rumors are purely fabricated.”

“There’s no preparation or intention of Syrian Democratic Forces for a new military operation in Syria. We’re focusing on the fight against ISIS, elimination of sleeper cells and uprooting its ideology in northern Syria and Rojava following fall of physical caliphate.”, he added.