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Turkish Govt. gave terrorist forces German tanks in northern Syria: Bild

The Turkish authorities gave their allied militants in Syria German-made tanks, the German magazine Bild reported on Friday.

According to the report, the Turkish authorities supplied its allied militant forces like the so-called “Syrian National Army” (SNA) with the German-made Leopard-2 tank.

The German publication said that the Turkish-backed militants have even used these Leopard-2 tanks against the U.S. and German-backed Syrian Democratic Forces (SDF) in northern Syria.

One of the spokespersons for the Turkish-backed militants confirmed to the German publication that the tanks were being used by their forces. The spokesperson said: “Turkey provided us with military equipment including tanks.”

The Turkish military has been using the Leopard-2 tank since 2016; they have also supplied the militant forces inside Syria with these armored vehicles.

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