Thursday, October 12, 2017

Turkish Troops Invade Syria As Part Of De-escalation

Roger that, over.
From Al-Jazeera:

Turkish troops enter northern Syria in new operation
Turkish troops travelling in a convoy of 12 armoured vehicles have entered northern Syria in a new military operation.

Turkish news media reported that the vehicles carrying the troops crossed into Idlib province late on Thursday.

The development came after Turkey said it was sending troops into Syria to enforce a de-escalation zone in Idlib.

The de-escalation zone forms part of an agreement reached between Turkey, which backs forces battling the government of President Bashar al-Assad, and Iran and Russia, which support his government....MORE
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