Syrian Fighter Jets Fly Over Area Where US Forces Operating for Second Day in a Row

Syrian Fighter Jets Fly Over Area Where US Forces Operating for Second Day in a RowFor the second time in two days, Syrian fighter jets on Friday attempted to fly over a Kurdish-held area of northeastern Syria where U.S. special operations troops are operating, but flew away after being met by American F-22 fighters. A day earlier, American fighter jets scrambled to meet Syrian jets that conducted airstrikes near the city of Hasakah where American troops are training and advising Kurdish forces that are fighting ISIS. Earlier on Friday the Pentagon had warned the regime of Syrian President Bashar Al-Assad to not fly or conduct airstrikes in the area where American troops are operating.

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