Turkish troops shelled targets in Syria in retaliation for previous attacks

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 Turkish troops shelled targets in Syria in retaliation for previous attacks


Destroyed buildings in Syria

[global network reporter Ma Yan] according to the Itar TASS report on September 17, the Turkish army shelled the Rifat area north of Aleppo in Syria, which is currently under the control of Syrian government forces.

According to the report, the Turkish army used artillery and mortars from the Turkish Syrian border area, causing damage to Syrian civilian buildings, but no casualties were reported, and the Syrian government forces did not fight back.

The shelling is in areas where Syrian Kurdish forces are active, sometimes attacking Turkey and its backed Syrian opposition. On Tuesday, an explosion near Afrin killed at least nine people and injured 40 others.

Since 2017, Turkey has launched three military operations in Syria, shield of the Euphrates, olive branch and spring of peace, establishing a buffer zone between azaz and jalabrus in northern Syria. (end)

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