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Turkey May Expand Buffer Zone in Syria

Jun 3, 2022 | 20:35 GMT

Turkey-backed Syrian fighters conduct military exercises in Syria's northern city of Manbij on June 2.

Turkey-backed Syrian fighters conduct military exercises in Syria's northern city of Manbij on June 2.

(Bakr Alkasem/AFP via Getty Images)

Turkey's president is threatening to expand his country's buffer zone in Syria, primarily to resettle up to 1 million Syrian refugees, block Kurdish militants from entering Turkey and entrench Turkish influence in Syria....