17 August 2022,   17:13
Turkey reinforces Syria troops for possible attack on U.S. ally

Turkey deployed hundreds more troops in northern Syria overnight in preparation for a long-suspended offensive against American-backed Kurdish forces, writes Bloomberg.

According to two officials, a move that could help President Recep Tayyip Erdogan shore up flagging domestic support and put pressure on the U.S. and Russia to rein in the Kurdish troops.