The SDF denies its intention to launch a military operation against Iran west of the Euphrates

Written by D24

Mustafa Bali, the head of the SDF Press Office, denied that the SDF intended to launch any military operation on Iranian militia positions east of Deir Ezzor.

Bali denied this through a tweet on the social networking site “Twitter”, in which he said: “The SDF have no intention to launch any military operations in Al-Bukamal area, our forces are focusing on the fight against Daesh, elimination of sleeper cells, uprooting its ideology east of the Euphrates and securing the liberated areas from the organization.”

It is indicated that several media sites had quoted what they called sources in the SDF, saying that the latter, together with the international coalition, were preparing a military operation against Iranian positions in the western Euphrates.

Its is noteworthy that the Iranian militias control the entire western Euphrates region, in particular the major cities of Deir Ezzor province, taking them as military headquarters for their forces.