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Russia says U.S. Syria pullout spurs need for Kurds and Damascus to talk


  • World
  • Friday, 11 Jan 2019

MOSCOW (Reuters) - Russia said on Friday it was important for Syrian Kurds and the Syrian government to start talking to each other in light of U.S. plans to withdraw its forces from Syria.

Maria Zakharova, a spokeswoman for Russia's Ministry of Foreign Affairs, told reporters that territory previously controlled by the United States should be transferred to the Syrian government.

   

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