Turkish forces hit YPG positions in Syria


Monday 19 August 2019 | 11:32 PM Damascus Time


  • Turkish forces hit YPG positions in Syria


    Turkish Armed Forces destroyed a YPG targets in northwestern Syria, Turkey’s Defense Ministry said on Monday.

    The offensive came in response to the attacks and harassment fire of the YPG on Turkish soldiers on the area of the Euphrates Shield, the ministry said on Twitter.

    On August 9, the Turkish Ministry of Defense announced that two Turkish soldiers were injured at a military base in Afrin after the SDF forces stationed in Tel Rafaat fired an anti-tank missile towards a Turkish camp.

    Source: Anadolu Agency.