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Statement on Violence in Northern Syria, Northern Iraq, and Southern Turkey by Ned Price
November 21, 2022

Iraq Mission Seal (medium)

Press Statement

Ned Price, Department Stockperson

November 21, 2022

The United States expresses its sincere condolences for the loss of civilian life in Syria and Turkey.  We urge de-escalation in Syria to protect civilian life and support the common goal of defeating ISIS.  We continue to oppose any uncoordinated military action in Iraq that violates Iraq’s sovereignty.