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Attacks come just weeks after the Islamic State kidnapped 220 Assyrian Christians from the same area.
Israeli expert says media reports of 430 families in region incorrect.
Robert Amos didn’t care whom he fought with, as long as he could combat Islamic State.
The operation marked an escalation on one of the most complicated theaters of the multi-sided Syrian war.
"Terrorists are under intense fire with the air operation and fire support vehicles in the region," it said.
What will America do with the tens of thousands of ISIS fighters in Syria who have finally surrendered and do they still harbor the Jihadist fanaticism that made Islamic State a world threat?
By SETH J. FRANTZMAN
The Baghouz enclave was pounded overnight with barrages of rockets and fires raged inside, but the situation was calm on Tuesday morning.
Damascus has previously stated its opposition to the kind of federal-state sought by the main Kurdish groups.
A resident of Sahl al-Ghab said Turkish-backed factions had "no option but to fight to the death."
Kurdish forces said seven of its fighters and 11 Syrian military were killed in the clashes.
Kurdish-led authorities attempt to open new channels to President Bashar Assad's government as they seek to negotiate a political deal that keeps their autonomy within Syria.
Klipsch was one of hundreds of foreign volunteers who went to help in the fight against Islamic State. Since 2014, dozens of such fighters have been killed fighting alongside the Kurdish YPG.
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