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US special operations forces dispatched to Tal Abyad in northern Syria | MilitaryTimes
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US special operations forces dispatched to Tal Abyad in northern Syria | MilitaryTimes

According to Kurdish activists in northern Syria, U.S. special operations forces were recently dispatched to the Kurdish-controlled city of Tal Abyad, near the Syria-Turkey border, as tensions flare in the fight against ISIS.

Officials in Baghdad would not confirm or deny the reports, citing operational security.

“Coalition special forces advise, assist and accompany partner forces wherever they are needed to defeat ISIS in Syria,” said a spokesperson at U.S. Central Command.

Source: US special operations forces dispatched to Tal Abyad in northern Syria