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Facing Economic Crisis, Erdogan Announces New Military Op in Syria

Turkey has reached the final stage of preparations for new military operations in neighboring Syria, the country’s president Recep Tayyip Erdogan said on Sunday. “We are at the last stage of preparations to increase the number of regions in Syria where we provide stability through the ‘Euphrates Shield’ and ‘Olive Branch’ operations. With the help of […]

Operation “Olive Branch” divides Turkey and NATO allies

January 22 , 2017 – Fort Russ News –  Vesti – translated by Inessa Sinchougova “The principle of the territorial integrity of Syria remains fundamental; the Kremlin closely watches the actions of the Turkish army in the area of ​​the city of Afrin in northern Syria.” said Kremlin press-secretary on Moscow’s official position on the Turkish operation in […]

Operation Olive Branch: Syrian Kurds respond by shelling Southern Turkey

January 21, 2018 – FRN –  Vesti – translated by Inessa Sinchougova  Kurds from Afrin have shelled the city of Reyhanli in the south of Turkey. According to the newspaper Daily Sabah, three rockets were fired over the village, there are some wounded.  The Turkish military has begun the ground-based phase of Operation Olive Branch in Syria. […]