Syrian Democratic Forces General Commander Abdi discusses with Italian politician Vernetti political situation in Syria

NORTH AND EAST SYRIA — On Friday, the General Commander of the Syrian Democratic Forces (SDF) of North and East Syria Mazloum Abdi met with the Italian politician and former Under-Secretary of State for Foreign Affairs of Italy Gianni Vernetti.

They discussed several issues related to the political situation in Syria and the Middle East in general.

Via Twitter, Vernetti declared that he had a very positive with Abdi, indicating that the SDF remain a crucial partner for the U.S.-led International Coalition in the fight against the Islamic State (ISIS), and an important actor for achieving democracy and stabilization in the entire region.