A raid by Russian mercenaries on a town held by US and coalition troops was thwarted with around 100 fatalities, none on the US side, American authorities said. Pictured: A Turkey-backed Free Syrian Army fighter seen in Syria on Monday. Photo: Reuters

US forces ‘killed scores of Russian fighters in Syria while defending position’

Russia’s military said it had nothing to do with the attack by Russian mercenaries who attacked a base held by US and Kurdish forces 

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A raid by Russian mercenaries on a town held by US and coalition troops was thwarted with around 100 fatalities, none on the US side, American authorities said. Pictured: A Turkey-backed Free Syrian Army fighter seen in Syria on Monday. Photo: Reuters
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