Rebels preparation for fight with IS on the territory of Turkey will start in March
Almaty. February 20. KazTAG - The US and Turkey have signed an agreement on joint training and armament of representatives of moderate Syrian opposition who will combat with the fighters of the "Islamic state," report the foreign mass media sources.
"The agreement was reached following a series of disputes between Washington and Ankara concerning the priorities of the created army. The US was insisting on targeting the radical islamists, while Turkey believes that overthrow of Bashar Asad, President of Syria, is no less important task," reads the message.
The preparation will take place in the heart of Turkey, it is planned to start in March.
The training will cover about 5000 Syrian fighters per annum.