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Terrified children, empty streets in Syria's Afrin as Turkey attacks

Added: 20.01.2018 21:48 | 0 views | 0 comments

January 21, 2018 5:48 AM
AFRIN, Syria (AFP) - As soon as Turkish warplanes began bombing raids over Afrin on Saturday (Jan 20), terrified residents of the Syrian Kurdish enclave dashed to take cover in the cellars of their homes.


Turkey bombs Kurdish militia in Syria

Added: 20.01.2018 21:00 | 0 views | 0 comments

January 21, 2018 5:00 AM
ISTANBUL • Turkish war planes yesterday launched air strikes on positions of the Kurdish People's Protection Units (YPG) militia in Syria, the Turkish prime minister said, as Ankara launched a new operation against the group.


Turkish jets bombard U.S. ally in nearby Syria, ground forces mass near border

Added: 20.01.2018 18:44 | 0 views | 0 comments

Turkish jets bombed the Kurdish-controlled city of Afrin in northern Syria on Saturday, as President Recep Tayyip Erdogan promised to expand Turkey's military border operations against a Kurdish group that has been the U.S.'s key Syria ally in the war on the Islamic State group.The warplanes attacked...


Turkish strikes Syrian Kurdish militia

Added: 20.01.2018 18:01 | 0 views | 0 comments

Turkish warplanes have struck positions of a US-backed Kurdish militia in Syria's Afrin province, opening a new front in the Syrian civil war and raising the prospect of deeper strains between Turkey and Washington.


Airstrikes pound Syria's Afrin as Turkey launches 'Operation Olive Branch'

Added: 20.01.2018 17:47 | 0 views | 0 comments

Turkey opened a new front in Syria's war on Saturday, launching airstrikes against a U.S.-backed Kurdish militia in Afrin province that raise the prospect of deeper strains between Ankara and NATO ally Washington.


Turkey air strikes hit Syria's Afrin province in push to secure borders

Added: 20.01.2018 15:48 | 0 views | 0 comments

Turkish warplanes struck positions of a U.S.-backed Kurdish militia in Syria's Afrin province on Saturday, a senior Turkish official said, in a move likely to drive a deeper wedge between Ankara and the United States.


Turkish military begins war against Kurdish forces in north Syria

Added: 20.01.2018 14:44 | 0 views | 0 comments

Turkey's military fired into a Kurdish-run enclave in north Syria for a second day on Saturday, one day after the country's defense minister announced an operation to "cleanse" the Kurdish militia in control of the enclave. The military targeted shelters in Afrin with artillery fire in response...

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ISIS still has up to 10,000 loyalists in Syria and Iraq

Added: 20.01.2018 14:43 | 0 views | 0 comments

After its losses on the battlefield, ISIS is transforming into a new threat, with as many as 10,000 loyalists still lurking in Iraq and Syria.

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Erdogan: Operation in Syria's Afrin has begun

Added: 20.01.2018 13:56 | 0 views | 0 comments

Fearing the formation of a Kurdish corridor along its border, Ankara mobilises fighters to push out Kurds from Afrin.


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