In an email to Daily Sabah, the US -led coalition's Public Affairs Office said 230 individuals are now receiving training in the Border Security Force's (BSF) inaugural class and that the force will have up to 30,000 members - half of whom would be recruited from the SDF.
The statement that this area will be controlled by forces of up to 30,000 troops in USA command makes fear of division of Syria, "said Lavrov in his traditional press conference to summarize results of year that has just ended".
"The United States has now acknowledged that it is setting up a terror army along our country's borders", Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan said on January 15.
Turkey has reacted sharply to news of the border force, saying it would "legitimise a terror organisation".
"The US military, whether the commander and chief was [Barack] Obama or now [Donald] Trump, wants to accomplish this job with as light a US troop presence as possible", said Nicholas Heras, a fellow at the Washington-based Centre for a New American Security.
"Our mission is to strangle it before it's even born", the Turkish president added.
Turkey has consistently opposed the coalition's support for the SDF because the force is dominated by the Kurdish People's Protection Units (YPG) militia.
With help from Russian Federation and Iran, President Bashar al-Assad's military has regained much of Syria from rebels and from Islamic State. The imminent transformation of the SDF into the BSF marks the next step in Washington's efforts to legitimize and perpetuate its cooperation with the PKK affiliate in northern Syria.
With the help of air strikes from a US-led coalition, the SDF has captured tens of thousands of square kilometres of territory from Islamic State (IS) militants.
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China claims sovereignty over all four of territories, though Taiwan is self-ruled and has democratic elections. Tibet is officially an "autonomous region" but firmly under Chinese control.
The force is expected to be deployed along the borders of the SDF-held areas and Iraq and Turkey.
Islamic State was effectively defeated a year ago, but Washington says its troops are prepared to stay to make sure the Islamist militant group can not return.
Moscow is a main backer of Syrian President Bashar Assad, while Turkey supports the Syrian opposition.
The plans of the US-led coalition to form new "Border Defense Force" have sparked angry reaction from Turkey as Ankara has repeatedly accused the USA of arming some of Syrian Kurds, which the Turkish side regards as terrorist groups. "Our operations will continue until not a single terrorist remains along our borders, let alone 30,000".
About half will be Kurdish and Arab SDF fighters and the other half new recruits.
Ankara considers the YPG an extension of the banned Kurdistan Workers' Party (PKK), which has fought for Kurdish autonomy in Turkey for three decades.
The YPG have occasionally skirmished with the Turkish military and Turkish-backed rebels throughout the Syrian civil war.
A Syrian foreign ministry official said the plan was "a blatant breach of Syria's sovereignty and territorial integrity", the state news agency Sana reported. The SDF now controls almost 25 percent of Syrian territory in the north and east.
In Tallahassee , Interstate 10 was temporarily closed as fear swelled around how much snow would be expected. Accumulations of 3 to 5 inches (8 to 13 centimeters) were possible in eastern North Carolina.
G-SYNC HDR technology also supports video playback at native framerates, including popular 23.976, 24 and 25 FPS formats. Acer also chose to incorporate Google Assistant so that the Predator can double as voice-activated smart home controller.
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If the administration had done its job well, an incident like this would have never happened", he cried and broken down. May 2017: A 24-year-old factory worker is found dead with injuries at her genitals inflicted with a sharp-edged weapon.
Fatimah Baeshen, the first spokeswomen to work for the Saudi embassy in Washington, also commented on the historic move. Saudi women were allowed to attend a soccer game between two local teams in Jeddah on Friday.
The NFC Championship will be set following Sunday evening's game between the New Orleans Saints and Minnesota Vikings at U.S. They have seen things no human should have to see, and they are preparing to see something new and just as frightful .
Republican members of Congress were also not pleased with the new drilling plans nor with the limited exemption for Florida. That's something Scott said he's emphasized to Zinke and added that he has adamantly opposed drilling off Florida's shores.
The Belgium global has been the standout player in Pep Guardiola's team, who are romping their way to the Premier League title. But it appears Pep Guardiola's side will test Arsenal's resolve, once again. 'We have five days and that will be good.
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Against Jacksonville on December 31, Henry made up for a rough day running by taking a screen 66 yards for a touchdown . He is also just the fifth quarterback since 1999 to record a touchdown pass and reception in the same game.
So far, Google pay is already enabled for Airbnb, Dice, Fandango, HungryHouse and Instacart, along with other apps and websites. Do companies need to do anything on their end to support the new service? "We can't wait to share more".
Nevertheless, LaVar is making these remarks all the way from Lithuania while everyone back in Los Angeles has to answer for them. Despite the fact that he said he didn't have a problem with his coaching earlier this season, he clearly does.
The transfer of shares between NVF Tech Limited, the holders of Redux and Google was confirmed on the 13th of December, last year. Redux's technology could also be used create haptic feedback - which gives the sense of touch on a surface such as a screen.
Scarbrough has dealt with a number of injuries during his career, which has seen him rush for 1,512 yards in three seasons. WalterFootball.com ranks is the No. 1 ranked wide receiver in the 2018 draft class.
Sumpter Township police have released photos of a man and woman they say are wanted in the death of their 4-year-old daughter. WDIV reported that the girl's January 1 death was not the first time police have been called to the couple's mobile home.
Cole will join former Cy Young Award winners Dallas Keuchel and Justin Verlander on a team that just won its first championship. Cole is coming off a career-worst ERA at 4.26 in 203 innings pitched, but he remains one of the hardest throwers in the game.
Because air and ground temperatures are both well below freezing, snow will stick to all untreated surfaces, causing slipperiness. More than three-fourths of all flights in or out of New York City are either canceled or delayed, the flight-tracking site says .
Kenya Airways chief executive Sebastian Mikosz (centre) speaks during the launch of non-stop flight between Nairobi and NY . Mikosz revealed the carrier will continue to modernise its fleet though its 32 aircraft are some of the youngest in Africa.
While the group insisted there were no bad feelings between the girls, it soon transpired that this wasn't *totally* the case. Your records make me smile.' I just love that attitude, there's a vibrance here that makes me feel good.
Historically, gas prices rise 30-75 cents during spring maintenance season, due to the supply reduction and summer-blend switch. That price is three cents more than last week and is eight cents more per gallon compared to this day a year ago .
After long years of deliberation, the Delhi High Court legalised gay sex among consenting adults in July 2009. The petitioners said they live in constant fear of police action due to their sexual preferences.
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Out of the four nominated contestants, Luv got evicted in this weekend ka vaar for getting the least number of votes. For vote appeal, the nominated contestants were taken to a shopping mall, where they asked for votes to save them.