AlMasdarNews reports: On Thursday, local sources and ISIS media accused US warplanes participating the global anti-ISIS coalition of striking YPG positions in the outskirts of Manbij.
The attack occurred in the north-western countryside of Manbij where ISIS fighter are viciously attempting to break the siege of Manbij.
The friendly fire targeted two YPG positions in two separate airstrikes. Such accidents are not completely unheard of in the war against ISIS.
About a month ago, US airstrikes accidentally struck rebels battling against ISIS fighters attempting to break into the city of Mare’ which they successfully sieged for a limited time.