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A member of the special forces of the Kurdish-led Syrian Democratic Forces (SDF) is seen during preparations to join the front against Turkish forces, on October 10, 2019, near the northern Syrian town of Hasakeh. - Battles raged on October 11 as Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan vowed to press on with an assault against Kurdish forces in Syria, dismissing "threats" from other countries while the US warned Ankara of fresh sanctions. (Photo by Delil SOULEIMAN / AFP) (Photo by DELIL SOULEIMAN/AFP via Getty Images)

A member of the special forces of the Kurdish-led Syrian Democratic Forces (SDF) is seen during preparations to join the front against Turkish forces, on October 10, 2019, near the northern Syrian town of Hasakeh. - Battles raged on October 11 as Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan vowed to press on with an assault against Kurdish forces in Syria, dismissing "threats" from other countries while the US warned Ankara of fresh sanctions. (Photo by Delil SOULEIMAN / AFP) (Photo by DELIL SOULEIMAN/AFP via Getty Images)