New Syrian Hotspot: Al-Tanf

Published on May 25, 2017

The US would strike pro-government positions in Syria again if threatened – that’s according to the commander of the coalition’s Operation Inherent Resolve. He was speaking about the recent incident in the city of Al-Tanf, where US-led forces bombed a convoy of government soldiers. Since then the area’s became a new hotspot in the war-ravaged country. RT’s Murad Gazdiev digs deeper into why the area’s so important for all sides in the conflict.