SDF announces formation of Christian unit

The Syrian Democratic Forces (SDF)the backbone of which is the Kurdish YPG organization, on Saturday announced that Christian fighters will now oversee security in the Khabour River region of northern Syria’s Tal Tamr.

As the YPG announced its plans, the U.S. media also accused Ankara of conducting ethnic cleansing against Christians.

“At this very moment, 150,000 Christians in Northeast Syria face extinction or exile due to savage attacks by Turkey’s President Erdogan,” CBN news claimed on Saturday, the same day the SDF made its announcement.