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US-Backed Forces in Northern Syria Back Russia

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Voice of America proudly published this headline just a few short days ago: "US-backed Syrian Forces Resume Offensive to Recapture Raqqa".

VOA is referring to the Kurdish-led Syrian Democratic Forces (SDF).

<figcaption>All Kurds are secret Putinbots.</figcaption>
All Kurds are secret Putinbots.

But how "U.S.-backed" are they, really? Or maybe a better question is: Do the Kurds back the U.S.?

Sure, the SDF has received weapons and training and other useful things from the Pentagon — but it's clear that their hearts belong to Russia:


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