Italy has sent troops to the eastern Syrian province of Deir Ezzor to support the Syrian Democratic Forces (SDF), the Turkish state-run Anadolu Agency reported on June 12 citing local sources.
According to the report, Italian troops were deployed in the SDF-held area near the Syrian-Iraqi border about a week ago. The troops entered Syria from Iraq. Initially, they moved to the city of Hasakah and then were re-deployed to the province of Deir Ezzor.
Now, they are deployed in the US military base in the area of the al-Omar oil field alongside with US and French troops who also operate in the area.
Full article: Italian Troops Deployed Alongside US And French Forces In Eastern Syria: Turkish Media (South Front)