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Syrian YPG fighters at the frontline - ASHARQ AL-AWSAT English Archive 2005 -2017
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File photo—Syrian fighters of the YPG (Kurdish Popular Protection Units) man a guard post at a building near the frontline, in Ras Al-Ayn, Hasakah Governorate, northeastern Syria, on 22 October 2013. Kurds, the largest ethnic minority group in Syria, reportedly make up nine percent of the country’s population. (EPA/MAURICIO MORALES)