BEIRUT, LEBANON (1:00 A.M.) – The Syrian government and US-backed Syrian Democratic Forces (SDF) have reached an agreement to jointly run the Tabqa Dam in western Al-Raqqa, the Rudaw News Agency reported on Friday.

Citing a member of the local administration of Tabqa, Rudaw reported that the agreement was recently made and could pave the way for future cooperation between the Syrian government and Syrian Democratic Forces in northern Syria.

“There is cooperation in this case because the dam belongs to all Syrians,” said Hamid al-Faraj, co-chair of the legislative branch of Tabqa’s civil administration.

The Tabqa Dam was captured by the Syrian Democratic Forces during their large-scale offensive in western Al-Raqqa in 2017.

It was previously under the occupation of the so-called Islamic State (ISIS) from 2014-2017.

 

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sdf knows who is more superior and wants to keep afloat -one wrong step and they will be surely eliminated like any other zio terrorist groups

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Grow up.

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Wuldn’t be enuff… The parrot needs a transplant of at least 50 billions neurons …

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Is it my imagination or does it only just seem like the US is about to really leave Syria, nah, it must just be my imagination.
Rumor has it that the Kurds are about to stab the US in the back, will this help add fuel to that fiery rumor, it has for me.

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Syrian Kurds never vowed to partition Syria, unlike the Barzani clan in Iraq. Yankees made clear they didn’t had the intention to settle permanently in Syria. Kurds needed help to first repel ISIS then dismantle them. They first received help from French+Germans, a little from Russia and even from Syrian govt. Yankees came later when, well, Germans depleted near all Milan ATGM stockpiles while French were dismantling AQIM, Ansar-Dine, Boko-Haram, MUJAO etc in Africa in parallel. There is no backstabbing of the US from the Kurds, and I don’t think either the YPD or Assad want to end this all… Read more »

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I agree totally, I always get criticized for saying this, but I honestly believe that Assad should have, and should still, allow the Kurds some form of very limited self autonomy, whilst still retaining FULL sovereignty of course. I think now would be the perfect opportunity to make this offer again, and unlike most people, I actually think it would be very good for Syria overall, not just the Kurds themselves. Erdogan would have a fit but who cares, Iraq and Iran would also have a fit and Assad doesn’t want to upset them, very tricky. The US haven’t done… Read more »

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“US backed forces” ??? LOL. I think you mean the Federal Government.

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“There is cooperation in this case because the dam belongs to all Syrians”

Well considering how the kurds have illegally formed this new country called “kurdistan” they can no longer be considered Syrian and therefore should have no further access to a water supply for “all Syrians”.