Afrin

Turkey says France's criticism of Syria operation 'baseless'

Turkey on Thursday dismissed France's claims over civilian losses in Ankara's ongoing Syria operation, labelling them "unfortunate" and "baseless" accusations.

published on : 8th February 2018

Syria President Bashar al-Assad slams Turkey offensive as 'support for terrorism'

Turkey and allied Syrian rebels entered the Afrin region on Sunday, a day after launching their offensive against the Kurdish-controlled area.

published on : 21st January 2018

Turkey presses Syria offensive as rockets hit town after Afrin attack

A small unit from a Turkish-backed rebel group was manning a monitoring point on a hilltop overlooking several Kurdish-controlled villages below.

published on : 21st January 2018

Syria denies Turkey informed it of 'brutal' Afrin attack

Damascus on Saturday denied Turkey had informed it of its planned military operation against Afrin, a Kurdish-controlled enclave in the war-ravaged country's north.

published on : 21st January 2018