11 Oct '17, 9pm

Marine veteran is being detained by U.S.-backed Syrian fighters

Marine veteran is being detained by U.S.-backed Syrian fighters

The MFS are a small militia fighting under the larger umbrella group known as the Syrian Democratic Forces. The MFS are predominantly Syriac Christians, and are considered a minor faction of the SDF, which includes Arabs and Kurdish fighters.

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