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Turkey Assaults Syrian Territory to Strike US-backed Kurdish YPG

Turkey Assaults Syrian Territory to Strike US-backed Kurdish YPG

In January of 2018, Turkish military forces launched Operation Olive Branch, a military offensive against US-backed Kurdish YPG fighters in Afrin, a Syrian city just south of the Turkish border, opening a new front in the nearly seven-year-old Syrian war. [amazon box=”1418541532″] The Afrin offensive was put into motion by President Erdogan of Turkey less […]