A member of the so-called Syrian Democratic Forces (SDF) stands guard in the countryside of the Hasakah province, on June 27, 2020. (Photo by AFP)
A Syrian tribe in the eastern province of Dayr al-Zawr has launched a popular resistance force against US troops and their allies, accusing the so-called Syrian Democratic Forces (SDF) of stealing the country’s resources.
The US-based Rai al-Youm newspaper said on its website on Monday that the tribe of Akidat announced in a statement the formation of a military council and launching popular resistance against the US forces and their allied militants in an apparent direct accusation of the American troops of being behind the assassination of Matshar al-Hafl, a senior member of the tribe.
The statement also accused the SDF of stealing the country’s resources and killing its prominent figures.
According to the statement, the elders and notable members of the tribe had held…
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