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Report: Syrian government working towards end of war with Kurdish group

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An agreement has reportedly been reached between the Syrian government and a Syrian Kurdish group to "chart a roadmap to a democratic and decentralized Syria," Reuters reports.

The details: The Kurdish-led Syrian Democratic Council is a part of the Syrian Democratic Forces which is backed by the United States. The SDC said it met with Syrian officials at the invitation of President Bashar al-Assad, and agreed to "form committees on various levels" to end the war in Syria.