New heights of bloodshed and chaos in province



TURKEY confirmed yesterday that its troops had entered Syria’s Idlib province — where chaos and bloodshed reached new extremes — on Sunday.
An armed forces statement said units had crossed the border for “reconnaissance activities.”
Turkey announced the operation — in support of a “de-escalation zone” and in conjunction with the rebel Free Syrian Army, aiming to oust al-Qaida affiliate Hayat Tahrir al-Sham (Hetesh) from the province — on Saturday, claiming approval from Syria’s allies Russia and Iran. But yesterday Hetesh seized the northern town of Armanaz — seven miles from the Turkish... read more

 
10 October 2017 in World News, Views: 36
Source: Morning Star
Share:
 




News Widget for Webmasters


Realtime News

 

«
»
Mo Tu We Th Fr Sa Su
        1 2 3
4 5 6 7 8 9 10
11 12 13 14 15 16 17
18 19 20 21 22 23 24
25 26 27 28 29 30 31