A senior Syrian Commander has accused the US of permitting 1000’s of ISIS terrorists to flee Syria as a part of a secret deal between the Pentagon and the Islamic State.
Normal Talal Silo, the previous commander within the Syrian Democratic Forces advised Reuters that the SDF took busloads of ISIS radicals out of Raqqa for 3 days in October.
Rpfront.com experiences: A safety official in Turkey additionally gave an analogous account of ISIS fighters in Syria.
After SDF claimed to efficiently ousted ISIS from Raqqa in October, Normal Silo handed himself over to Turkey, an opponent of Kurdish efforts in northern Syria.
Later, he mentioned that the US-led coalition let considerably extra ISIS militants out of the embattled metropolis than it beforehand claimed.
In mid-October, Silo was one of many SDF’s officers who advised the media that fewer than 300 ISIS fighters left Raqqa with their households whereas others would battle on.
On Friday, Silo advised Reuters: “[An] settlement was reached for the terrorists to go away, about four,000 folks, them and their households,”, including that each one however about 500 who fled have been ISIS fighters.
Final month after a BBC Information investigation, a secret settlement between the US-backed SDF and ISIS was first disclosed.
Though the US-led coalition denied any agreements, acknowledging that its associate had let convoys depart town allegedly on humanitarian grounds.
Silo mentioned his armies blocked all journey to Raqqa in October for 3 days to cowl up the exit of 1000’s of ISIS fighters and a whole bunch of their household.
Silo advised Reuters “It was all theater,” he added: “The announcement was a canopy for many who left for Deir Ezzor,”.