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Syrian War Report – January 29, 2018: Turkish Forces Capture Key ...

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8 hours ago - The Turkish General Staff released a statement claiming that Turkish forces 'neutralized' 73 'terrorists' including some mysterious ISIS members in Afrin on January 29 alone. The statement added that from the start of Operation Olive Branch on January 20 to January 29, in total 557 so-called 'terrorists' had ...

Map Update: Progress Of Turkey's Operation Olive Branch

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5 hours ago - Donate. The Turkish Armed Forces and the Free Syrian Army are advancing west, north and northeast of the YPG-held city of Afrin in the Syrian province of Aleppo. Map Update: Progress Of Turkey's Operation Olive Branch. Click to see the full-size map. Share ...

Turkey's minority communities show support for 'Operation Olive Branch'

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4 hours ago - As a crucial part of society, Turkey's minorities pray for the peace and security of Turkey in its cross-border Operation Olive Branch, that aims to sweep northern Syria's Afrin province from YPG/PKK affiliated armed groups. source. (Visited 1 times, 1 visits today). Please follow and like us: ...
20 hours ago - Footage shows Turkish tanks crossing into Syria from the southern border city Kilis, on Sunday, as the Turkish military operation 'Olive Branch' continues.

Turkey's defensive offensive: Operation Olive Branch – Middle East ...

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6 days ago - Turkey's defensive military offensive, Operation Olive Branch, started officially with heavy shelling of PKK/YPG positions in Afrin by 72 Turkish jets symbolising the 72 soldiers killed in action during the country's last operation inside Syrian territory, Operation Euphrates Shield. For Turkey, the operation in ...

Operation Olive Branch will speed the return of Syrian refugees, says ...

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The ongoing military operation in Syria's north by the Turkish military may speed up the return of Syrian migrants in Turkey to their home country, according to the mayor of Gaziantep, a Turkish ... January 29 2018 00:01:00. Operation Olive Branch will speed the return of Syrian refugees, says Gaziantep Mayor Şahin.

Operation Olive Branch to Afrin - PRIMA NEWS

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in Photo Gallery / on January 29, 2018 at 1:16 pm / ... Turkey launched Operation Olive Branch on January 20 in Syria's northwestern Afrin region; the aim of the operation is to establish security and stability along Turkish borders and the region as well as to eliminate PKK/KCK/PYD-YPG and Daesh terror groups, and ...

Syrian War Daily – 29th of January 2018

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1 hour ago - Turkey-backed Free Syrian Army, backed by Turkish Air and Land Forces captured three localities from the Syrian Democratic Forces' Yekîneyên Parastina Gel (People's Protection Units) in Afrin region, as a part of the operation 'Olive Branch' (AR: Ghasin al-Zaytun, TR: Zeytin Dalı). Free Syrian Army ...
15 hours ago - Operation Olive Branch. At least 597 PYD/PKK and Daesh terrorists have been "neutralized" since the beginning of Operation Olive Branch in Syria, the Turkish General Staff said on Monday. On Jan. 20, Turkey launched Operation Olive Branch along with Free Syrian Army (FSA) to clear PYD/PKK and ...
10 hours ago - SYRIA, Afrin – A Turkish air strike against a village north of Afrin claimed the lives of three civilians and wounded four others, the Firat news agency reported. Three civilians were killed and four others were wounded in a Turkish air attack on the village of Gubele north of Afrin, the Kurdish news agency Firat ...

Turkey intensifies Syria campaign against Kurdish militia - The Nation

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Turkey intensifies Syria campaign against Kurdish militia. January 29, 2018. SHARE : ... Turkey launched operation "Olive Branch" on January 20 against the Syrian Kurdish People's Protection Units (YPG) in Afrin, supporting Syrian opposition fighters with ground troops and air strikes. While Turkey brands the YPG a ...

The Week Ahead: 28 January-3 February 2018 | Global Risk Insights

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by Global Risk Insights , January 29, 2018. Trump's State of the Union. ... TURKEY: Turkey's Operation 'Olive Branch' escalates as hundreds return injured: This week, the Turkish military's Operation Olive Branch is likely to escalate as Turkey seeks to eradicate Syrian Kurdish forces from the area of Afrin. U.S. support for the ...

Turkey sinks deeper in Syrian quagmire with Operation Olive Branch ...

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6 days ago - Is Syria becoming a death trap for Recep Tayip Edrogan? Since the beginning of the Syrian crisis in 2011, the 'Turkish sultan' has committed all possible mistakes with his neighbor, showing a surprising lack of political acumen. He first thought that his old 'friend', Bashar al-Assad and his regime would ...

28 January 2018 - Columns - Opinion - Daily Sabah

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2 days ago - 28 January 2018 - Read news commentary and analysis on politics, business, health and more from Turkey's renowned columnists. ... 10°c Istanbul. COLUMNS Monday, January 29, 2018 ... Sadık Ünay · Operation Olive Branch forces US to readjust position 27 January 2018, Saturday. A striking headline ...
Jan 22, 2018 - The Turkish Armed Forces have not suffered losses during the Operation Olive Branch, the Turkish media cited the country's Prime Minister Binali Yildirim as saying Jan. 22.

Strategic Syrian peak slips through Turkey's fingers — again - Al-Monitor

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3 hours ago - As Turkey fights to reclaim the strategic hilltop of Bursaya a second time, it's getting harder for the president to use the Olive Branch offensive to drum up support.

Why is Russia helping Turkey in Afrin #OperationOliveBranch - Sigma ...

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6 hours ago - The syrian Democratic Forces (SDF), the US-backed alliance of Kurdish and Arab fighters in syria, also knew that it would be impossible for Turkey to start the operation “Olive Branch” without coordinating with Moscow. As a result, SDF representatives hastily expressed their disappointment with russia's ...

January 29, 2018 – Astute News

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6 hours ago - 9 posts published by Asif Aziz on January 29, 2018.

Turkey disputes U.S. statement on Trump-Erdogan discussion on Afrin ...

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4 days ago - Turkish armored vehicles run near the Syrian-Turkish border at Reyhanli district in Hatay, Turkey, on Jan. 21, 2018. Turkish ground troops entered Syria's Afrin Sunday on the second day of an offensive against U.S-backed Kurdish militia which should be wrapped up soon, said Turkish President Recep ...

Turkish Shelling Destroys 3,000-Year-Old Temple in Afrin; Armenian ...

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8 hours ago - Code-named by Turkey as Operation Olive Branch, the Turkish Armed Forces' large-scale offensive on the Kurdish-majority Afrin Region of Syria was launched on Jan. 20. Officially, the offensive is against the Kurdish-led Democratic Union Party in Syria (PYD), its armed wing People's Protection Units ...

Turkish forces target strategic hill near Syria's Afrin - Concord Monitor

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19 hours ago - In support of the Turkish forces' offensive, codenamed 'Olive Branch' in the Kurdish-controlled enclave of Afrin, Syria, Isikli Tosun Baba, 60, dressed in a Turkish flag, waves one as a Turkish forces armoured personnel carrier is driven past, at the Oncupinar border crossing with Syria, known as Bab al ...

North Korean threat 2018: a nuke and an olive branch - International ...

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Jan 2, 2018 - North Korea is capable of firing nuclear-tipped missiles at the United States, so perhaps now might it want to talk?

Turkish troops guard a position on Mount Bersaya ... - Getty Images

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Turkish troops guard a position on Mount Bersaya, north of the...9 pictures. Embed. EmbedLicense. A Turkish soldier guards a position on Mount Bersaya, north of the Syrian town of Azaz near the border with Turkey, on January 29, 2018. Turkey launched operation 'Olive Branch' on January 20 against the Syrian Kurdish ...

Coalition says it is "not supportive" of Turkey's "unilateral" action in Afrin

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6 days ago - Turkish tank advances toward Afrin, Syria Turkish troops advance at Hassa in Turkey's Hatay province, near the border with Syria's Afrin on January 22, 2018, as part of Operation Olive Branch, Turkey's second major incursion into Syrian territory during the seven-year civil war. Image: AFP/Bulent Kilic.

Germany postpones tank upgrade plans with Turkey after Leopards ...

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4 days ago - Germany has decided to postpone plans to upgrade Turkish military tanks after they were spotted in Operation Olive Branch in Efrin, Syria.
7 days ago - “We wish that brotherly Turkey would never be subjected to treacherous terrorist attacks again,” said Hajiyev. On 21 January Turkey launched a military operation codenamed 'Olive Branch' and advanced 8 kilometers into neighboring Syria (Afrin Province). The units of the Kurdish 'self-defence forces' are ...

Turkey intensifies Syria campaign against Kurdish militia | New Straits ...

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22 hours ago - Turkey launched operation “Olive Branch” on January 20 against the Syrian Kurdish People's Protection Units (YPG) in Afrin, supporting Syrian opposition fighters with ground troops and air strikes. While Turkey brands the YPG a “terror” group, the militia has received support from the US, its fighters ...

Turkish troops guard a position on Mount Bersaya ... - Getty Images

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Turkish troops guard a position on Mount Bersaya, north of the...9 pictures. Embed. EmbedLicence. A Turkish soldier guards a position on Mount Bersaya, north of the Syrian town of Azaz near the border with Turkey, on January 29, 2018. Turkey launched operation 'Olive Branch' on January 20 against the Syrian Kurdish ...

Op-Ed: Operation Olive Branch: Latest Evolution of US Designs for Syria

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18 hours ago - Ankara (GPA) – On January 19th, while shelling Syrian Democratic Forces (SDF)-occupied Afrin district, Turkey announced the beginning of Operation Olive Branch. The ironically named operation is an open-ended aggression on Syrian territory with broad aims to take land from the US-backed SDF.

Turkey arrests 42 over social media comments on Syrian operation ...

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6 days ago - The police raids brought the number of such detentions to around 70 since 'Operation Olive Branch' was launched over the weekend.

Turkey urges US pullback in Syria - Gulf Times

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2 days ago - As Turkey's offensive in Syria entered its second week with new air strikes and artillery, Foreign Minister Mevlut Cavusoglu said it was “necessary for them (US) to immediately withdraw from Manbij”, where Washington has a military presence. Turkey launched operation “Olive Branch” on January 20 ...

Turkey intensifies Syria campaign against Kurdish militia - Gulf Times

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1 day ago - After several days of poor visibility because of heavy rain and fog, Turkish warplanes and artillery took advantage of the clear skies and pounded the hill of Barsaya near the Kurdish town of Afrin in northwestern Syria, official news agency Anadolu said. Turkey launched operation "Olive Branch" on January ...

Turkey Agenda | Just About Turkey

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Who harms NATO? Turkey or the US? – Burhanettin Duran · Turkey Agenda - January 29, 2018. Operation Olive Branch has not just changed the balance of power in Syria but it has also the potential to take Turkey's relations... Read more ...

SYRIAN WAR REPORT – JANUARY 29, 2018: TURKISH FORCES ...

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8 hours ago - The Turkish General Staff released a statement claiming that Turkish forces 'neutralized' 73 'terrorists' including some mysterious ISIS members in Afrin on January 29 alone. The statement added that from the start of Operation Olive Branch on January 20 to January 29, in total 557 so-called 'terrorists' had ...

Kurdish militia repels Turkish Afrin invasion amid continuing Turkish ...

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Jan 21, 2018 - Monday, January 29, 2018 ... 21, Kurdish and Syrian opposition sources confirmed that Turkish troops trying to enter Afrin clashed with the Kurdish militia on the northern and western edges of the enclave and were ... The Turks have cynically dubbed their assault on the Kurds, “Operation Olive Branch.

The Day in Photos – January 29, 2018 - AvaxNews

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14 hours ago - A truck carrying a family, wounded following a Turkish airstrike on a village in the Afrin district, arrives on January 28, 2018, at the Afrin hospital.Turkey launched operation “Olive Branch” on January 20 against the Syrian Kurdish People's Protection Units (YPG) militia in Afrin, supporting Syrian opposition ...
11 hours ago - Turkey considers the Syrian Kurdish People's Protection Units, or YPG, an extension of its outlawed Kurdish rebels fighting within Turkey and has branded the Syrian group as a terrorist organization. Ankara launched a military operation codenamed Olive Branch on Jan. 20 to clear YPG fighters from Afrin.

(=29.01.2018=) Accident in Cologne on January 29 2018 - Metalweld

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2 hours ago - On January 20 the Turkish president launched the military operationinto Syria dubbed 'Olive Branch' targeting Kurdish 'terrorists' across the border. С 9 по 25 февраля 2018 года в Южной Корее пройдут XXIII ЗимниеОлимпийские игры. Koeln,Germany on January 15th. Details on the event include dates ...

Turkey-backed forces capture Syrian hill - Mobile

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In support of the Turkish forces' offensive, codenamed 'Olive Branch' in the Kurdish-controlled enclave of Afrin, Syria, Isikli Tosun Baba, 60, dressed in a Turkish flag, waves one as a Turkish forces armoured ... Originally published January 29, 2018 at 02:41a.m., updated January 29, 2018 at 02:41a.m. KILIS, Turkey ...
6 days ago - President of Turkey Recep Tayyip Erdoğan (R) addresses while standing by the flag-draped coffin of Master Sergeant Musa Ozalkan, who was martyred during an operation against PYD/PKK in southeast of Gulbaba village of Kilis, as part of the "Operation Olive Branch", on January 23, 2018 at Ahmet ...

The Latest: Turkey arrests hundreds over its Syria offensive - Las ...

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12 hours ago - Turkey considers the Syrian Kurdish People's Protection Units, or YPG, an extension of its outlawed Kurdish rebels fighting within Turkey and has branded the Syrian group as a terrorist organization. Ankara launched a military operation codenamed Olive Branch on Jan. 20 to clear YPG fighters from Afrin.
Jan 21, 2018 - HASSA, Turkey/BEIRUT: Turkey opened a new front in Syria's war on Saturday, launching airstrikes against a US-backed Kurdish militia in Afrin province that raise the prospect of worsening relations between Ankara and Washington. The operation, which the Turks dubbed “Operation Olive Branch”, sees ...

Turkey intensifies offensive against Kurdish militia in Syria

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18 hours ago - The hill is significant because it overlooks the towns of Kilis and Azaz, either side of the Turkish-Syrian border. Turkey launched operation"Olive Branch"on January 20 against the Syrian Kurdish People's Protection Units (YPG) in Afrin, supporting Syrian opposition fighters with ground troops and air strikes.

Daily Intelligence Report | Publications | G4S USA - G4S Canada

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January 29, 2018. Sinovel Convicted of Trade-Secret Theft (China and The United States); Drug Cartels, Now Hooked on Fuel, Cripple Nation's Refineries (Mexico); ... 260 Terrorists Neutralized in Operation Olive Branch (Turkey and Syria); Police Probing Bell Canada Data Breach; up to 100,000 Customers Affected ...

Valley News - Turkish Forces Target Strategic Hill in Syria

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17 hours ago - In support of the Turkish forces' offensive, codenamed 'Olive Branch' in the Kurdish-controlled enclave of Afrin, Syria, Isikli Tosun Baba, 60, dressed in a Turkish flag, waves one as a Turkish forces armoured personnel carrier is driven past, at the Oncupinar border crossing with Syria, known as Bab al ...

Why Turkey Wants a 'Secure Zone' in Afrin – Souciant

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9 hours ago - This could expand Turkey's zones of influence and increase its leverage in northern Syria, but Operation Olive Branch also put Ankara at risk of encroaching on other foreign military powers in the area. Turkey-backed Syrian ... Hanar Marouf (@Hanar_Marouf) January 29, 2018. “Our goal is not to clash with ...

Executive Summary for January 29th, 2018 — Syria Deeply

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11 hours ago - Following the advance, Turkish president Recep Tayyip Erdogan said that “Operation Olive Branch,” which has so far targeted the YPG stronghold of Afrin, could extend along the entirety of the Syrian-Turkish border, according to Reuters. “Step by step, we will clean our entire border,” Erdogan said in a ...

Turkey wants to crush US allies in Syria. That shouldn't surprise ...

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5 days ago - 20, Turkey launched what it calls Operation Olive Branch, a military campaign against the People's Protection Units (YPG) in Afrin, in northwestern Syria. The operation is part of Ankara's long-standing effort to prevent the YPG, which has benefited from American backing in its fight against the Islamic State ...

Syria News Archives - Muraselon

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Erdogan: Turkey Will Clean Its Entire Border With Syria From ” Terrorists ” . Jan 28, 2018. Turkey started a military operation dubbed Olive Branch in Syrian Afrin on January 20 to protect its borders. Syria News ...

US says it won't withdraw from Manbij, despite Turkey's pledge to

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11 hours ago - Despite a Turkish offensive against Kurdish forces in northern Syria, US troops will not withdraw from their stations in the strategic northern city of Manbij, one senior US military official told CNN. Ankara had earlier pledged to advance into the area following Operation Olive Branch in Affrin, which risks US ...

Kurds Say Turkey Plans to Reshape Demographics in Northern Syria

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6 hours ago - Kurdish political activists and YPG propagandists have been mounting a Twitter and social media campaign highlighting the danger, claiming "ethnic cleansing" is one of President Recep Tayyip Erdogan's key war aims in the offensive, which is now in its second week, and named Operation Olive Branch.

Turkey launches air, ground offensive against US-backed Kurdish ...

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Jan 20, 2018 - Operation 'Olive Branch' draws expressions of concern from Washington and Moscow.

Turkish troops guard a position on Mount Bersaya ... - Getty Images

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4 hours ago - Turkish troops guard a position on Mount Bersaya, north of the...9 pictures. Embed. EmbedLicence. A Turkish soldier guards a position on Mount Bersaya, north of the Syrian town of Azaz near the border with Turkey, on January 29, 2018. Turkey launched operation 'Olive Branch' on January 20 against the ...

Turkey prosecutors probe doctors' group over Syria criticism - Yahoo

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7 hours ago - Prosecutors on Monday launched an investigation into a Turkish medical association after President Recep Tayyip Erdogan reacted angrily to a statement denouncing Ankara's military operation against a Syrian Kurdish militia. Turkey launched a cross-border offensive dubbed "Olive Branch"

Turkey intensifies Syria campaign against Kurdish militia - Daily Times

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20 hours ago - January 29, 2018. Turkey on Sunday stepped up its offensive against Kurdish militia in Syria for a ninth day, in a campaign that has strained relations with the ... Turkey launched operation “Olive Branch” on January 20 against the Syrian Kurdish People's Protection Units (YPG) in Afrin, supporting Syrian ...

Turkish troops guard a position on Mount Bersaya ... - Getty Images

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A Turkish soldier guards a position on Mount Bersaya, north of the Syrian town of Azaz near the border with Turkey, on January 29, 2018. Turkey launched operation 'Olive Branch' on January 20 against the Syrian Kurdish People's...Mostra dettagli. January 29, 2018 Acquista. Parole chiave: Turkey · National Border · Guard ...

Operation Olive Branch: Social media video shows Turkish-backed ...

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21 hours ago - Footage uploaded to social media purports to show Turkish-backed Syrian rebels advancing on Afrin in Syria's northwest.

Turkey's Afrin Attack Complicates Sochi Talks on Syria | Financial ...

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The Turkish offensive on northern Syria has complicated the peace talks organized by... ... Monday, January 29, 2018 ... "Turkey's attack on Afrin in the north of Syria under the so-called Operation Olive Branch has created ambiguity surrounding the upcoming national dialogue congress in Sochi," Asghar Zarei said in a talk ...

Jim Mattis: US 'very alert' to tensions between Turks and Kurds in Syria

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Jan 22, 2018 - Tillerson said the U.S. is asking that both sides show restraint, and minimize the impact on civilians. Turkey says its ground and air offensive, code-named “Operation Olive Branch,” is underway in the Afrin region, an enclave under Kurdish-control. “If you look at Syria, it's easy to understand why Turkey has ...

Breaking News, January 29, 2018 | anna-news

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4 hours ago - General Staff of Turkey reported on the neutralization of 597 terrorists since the beginning of the military operation «Olive Branch» in the canton of Afrin (Syria). Over the past night, the armed forces of Turkey destroyed 44 combat targets. Turkish President Recep Erdogan during his speech said that Ankara ...
5 days ago - Turkey's General Staff announced Wednesday that the Turkish Air Force conducted air strikes involving 27 aircraft against 47 Kurdish and Daesh targets on Wednesday. The military estimates that a total of 287 terrorists were killed in the first four days of Operation Olive Branch, the Turkish incursion into ...
Jan 21, 2018 - Smoke rises from the Syria's Afrin region, as it is pictured from the Turkish-Syrian border in Hatay province, Turkey Saturday. Dubbing the new campaign operation "Olive Branch", the Turkish army said it was aimed against jihadists. Osman Orsal, Reuters. Turkey on Saturday launched a new air and ground ...

Olive branch is a symbol for peace not war by Saman Ali

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7 hours ago - Turkish government has passed it's borders and is bombarding and a attacking the Kurdish city of ((Afrin)) under the name of ((Olive branch operation)) and has martyred tens of civilians , Today 29 Jan 2018 the people of ((Silemani)) has gathered and protested raising olive branches to show their support ...

A Sea Change for Turkey in Europe - Carnegie Europe - Carnegie ...

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Jan 22, 2018 - Apart from military motivations, the current Turkish operation in Syria—dubbed “Olive Branch”—has an overwhelming goal: to ramp up nationalist sentiments and project the Turkish president as the only politician who can steer the country through a dangerous situation. In these circumstances, agreeing ...

Turkish General: Syria's Mt. Bursaya captured - The Frontier Post

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17 hours ago - Posted on January 29, 2018 ... ANKARA: The Turkish General Staff announced on Sunday that Turkish army and Free Syrian Army (FSA) forces had captured the strategic Mt. Bursaya in northern Syria as part of the ... “The Turkish Armed Forces captured Mt. Bursaya, as part of Operation Olive Branch.

International news briefs – The McGill Daily

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7 hours ago - Tunisia's recent implementation of the 2018 Finance Act has sparked intense protests among the country's youth: the unpopular finance reforms entail a rise in the value-added tax of cars, alcohol, phone calls, internet coverage, and hotel accommodations, among other things, inciting many to take to the ...

Washington Widens the War in Syria by Provoking Turkey

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14 hours ago - Putin gave Erdogan the green light to conduct “Operation Olive Branch” in order to pave the way for an eventual Syrian takeover of the Northwestern portion of the country up to the Turkish border. Moscow removed its troops from the Afrin quarter (where the current fighting is taking place) but not before it ...
Get latest News Information, Articles & Updates on Olive Branch with exclusive Pictures, photos & videos on Olive Branch at Latestly.com. ... Olive Branch. 0 Shares. Turkish Military Kills over 550 Kurdish Militants and IS Terrorists in Syria · World January 29, 2018 ...

Ancient Syria temple damaged in Turkish raids - World - The Jakarta ...

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21 hours ago - Turkey launched operation "Olive Branch" on January 20 against the Syrian Kurdish People's Protection Units (YPG) in Afrin, supporting Syrian opposition fighters with ground troops and air strikes. The Britain-based Syrian Observatory for Human Rights war monitor said the temple was struck by air strikes ...

WENY News - Turkey disputes White House readout of Erdogan ...

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5 days ago - Speaking with Erdogan by phone, Trump said that Turkey's "Operation Olive Branch," targeting US-backed Kurdish fighters, "risks undercutting our shared goals in Syria," according to a White House statement. Taking a tough tone with his Turkish counterpart, Trump "urged Turkey to de-escalate, limit its ...

Turkey to hand over Afrin to Syrian army once Kurds defeated ...

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Jan 21, 2018 - New operation could be the first step towards normalisation between the two rivals.

Syria: A carnival of treachery — Contributors — Bangor Daily News ...

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11 hours ago - There are comical elements in the current Turkish invasion of northern Syria. Its name, for example: Operation Olive Branch. Or the frantic back-pedalling by U.S. Secretary of State Rex Tillerson about the announcement that triggered (or at least provided a pretext for) the Turkish offensive.. Maine news ...

Syria Showdown: Turkey Takes aim at Manbij, Washington says US ...

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5 hours ago - Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan has warned that the offensive, codenamed 'Operation Olive Branch', could soon target “terrorists” in Manbij, which is 100km east of ... A White House spokesman remarked last week that the operation “risks conflict between Turkish and American forces” in Syria.

Turkish jets bombard Kurdish-run city of Afrin in Syria | Boston Herald

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Jan 20, 2018 - Plumes of smoke rise on the air from inside Syria, as seen from the outskirts of the border town of Kilis, Turkey, Saturday, Jan. 20, 2018. Turkish jets have begun an aerial offensive, codenamed operation "Olive Branch", against the Syrian Kurdish-held enclave of Afrin, in northwest Syria . A military statement ...

Kurds accuse Turks of dropping Napalm - PTV News

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14 hours ago - Posted on January 29, 2018 ... Analysts say Operation Olive Branch appears to be making only slow progress. ... Turkey says the main objective of Operation Olive Branch is to “cleanse” its border with Syria of the YPG, which it describes as an affiliate of Turkey's own outlawed Kurdish separatist group, the ...

Turkey steps up assault on Kurdish militia in Syria - World - DAWN.COM

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7 days ago - The Turkish military on Saturday launched operation “Olive Branch”, its second major incursion into Syrian territory during the seven-year civil war. The operation, where Turkish warplanes and artillery are backing a major ground incursion launched with Ankara-backed Syrian rebels and Turkish tanks, ...
Monday, January 29, 2018. ANKARA/BEIRUT - The US has ... Since the start of the eight-day-old incursion, dubbed "Operation Olive Branch" by Ankara, President Tayyip Erdogan has said Turkish forces would push east towards the town of Manbij, potentially putting them in confrontation with US troops deployed there.

Turkey steps up assault on Kurdish militia in Syria | The Siasat Daily

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Jan 22, 2018 - Turkish army tanks wait near the border before entering Syria, on January 21, 2018 at Hassa, in the Turkish province of Hatay, near the Syrian border. Turkey on January 20 launched operation "Olive Branch" seeking to oust from the Afrin region of northern Syria the YPG which Ankara considers a terror ...

Turkey's Syria campaign unlikely to affect regional energy projects

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Published 10:44 January 29, 2018 ... ATHENS – As Turkey moves forward with 'Operation Olive Branch' with President Recep Tayyip Erdogan reportedly saying that Ankara is prepared to take its fight against Kurdish forces in northern Syria as far as Iraq, a leading regional analyst told New Europe that the latest military ...

Day of news on the map - January, 29 2018 - Mapa de les hostilitats a ...

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19 hours ago - Turkish warplanes bombarded YPG targets in the villages of Arab Viran and Dikmetash. source. Tell friends. fa 5 hores. Comments. Video purports to show Turkish-backed FSA and Turkish Armed Forces detaining at least four YPG-members during Operation "Olive Branch" at Mount Barsaya, Afrin, Syria.

Why We Are Not Getting the Whole Truth About Turkey's Afrin ...

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7 hours ago - Nonetheless, it has been suggested, Turkey has been chosen as the base for many journalists writing about Ankara's “Operation Olive Branch” in Syria. The campaign was launched earlier this month ... Frederike Geerdink (@fgeerdink) January 29, 2018. But, Hall suggests, in addition to the dangers of ...

29 | January | 2018 | www.aravot-en.am

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Newsfeed: January 29, 2018 ... OSCE media freedom representative calls on Turkey to release detained journalists and respect everyone's right to ... The General Staff of the Armed Forces of Turkey conveyed the latest information on losses of the military operation called the “Olive Branch” initiated in the Kurdish populated ...

Fotos und Bilder von Turkish troops guard a position on Mount ...

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Turkish troops guard a position on Mount Bersaya, north of the...9 Bilder. Bild einbetten. Bild einbettenLizenz. A Turkish soldier guards a position on Mount Bersaya, north of the Syrian town of Azaz near the border with Turkey, on January 29, 2018. Turkey launched operation 'Olive Branch' on January 20 against the Syrian ...

Trump and Erdogan will talk amid US-Turkey tensions - WAAY Tv

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6 days ago - 'Operation Olive Branch'. Discussing the offensive in Afrin, which the Turks have called Operation Olive Branch, Bozdag said the operation wasn't a "choice" but an "obligation" for Turkey. "It has been going successfully according to plan and it would continue with the same success," he said. Turkey ...

Pressing Syria offensive, Turkey urges US pullback – Borneo Bulletin ...

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Pressing Syria offensive, Turkey urges US pullback. January 29, 2018. AZAZ, Syria (AFP) – Turkey has urged the United States to withdraw personnel from a ... Turkey launched operation “Olive Branch” on January 20 against the Syrian Kurdish People's Protection Units (YPG) militia in its western enclave of Afrin, ...

VOA: Kurds Accuse Turks of Dropping Napalm

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23 hours ago - Ankara. Kurdish officials say Turkish forces have been dropping napalm shells in what they describe as indiscriminate bombing of the countryside around Afrin, a Kurdish enclave that's taking the brunt of a Turkish offensive launched a week ago and called, inexplicably, Operation Olive Branch, Voice of ...

Turkey, US on collision course | Comment | ekathimerini.com

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7 days ago - Turkish soldiers prepare their tanks before crossing the Syrian-Turkish border, at Hassa district at the Turkish-Syrian border in Hatay, Turkey, on Monday. According to media reports, the Turkish army is preparing to conduct an operation named 'Operation Olive Branch' in Syria's northern regions against the ...

The Latest: Turkey arrests hundreds over its Syria offensive - WXXV 25

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18 hours ago - Turkey considers the Syrian Kurdish People's Protection Units, or YPG, an extension of its outlawed Kurdish rebels fighting within Turkey and has branded the Syrian group as a terrorist organization. Ankara launched a military operation codenamed Olive Branch on Jan. 20 to clear YPG fighters from Afrin.

Turkey launches anti-PKK air, land operation in Afrin | Pakistan Today

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Jan 21, 2018 - Turkish Chief of General Staff said on late Saturday that only terrorists, their shelters, buildings, weapons, and vehicles would be targeted in Syria's Afrin region as part of “Operation Olive Branch” – the name of the operation conducting in Afrin region. “Every kind of attention and sensitivity will be shown so ...

Turkish commander visits peak captured from terrorists - anews

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Published January 29,2018. TURKISH COMMANDER VISITS PEAK CAPTURED FROM TERRORISTS. share. tweet; share; A A. The commander of Turkey's Operation Olive Branch on Monday visited a strategic peak in northwestern Syria one day after its capture from the PYD/PKK terrorist organization. Turkish army and ...

Turkey Starts Jihad on Syrian Kurds - Providence

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7 hours ago - In October of last year, the Kurdish-led Syrian Democratic Forces (SDF), backed by the U.S., liberated the city of Raqqa from the Islamic State. Now Turkey has opened a military campaign in the Syrian region Afrin against the same Syrian Kurds who led the fight against ISIS.

Turkish forces push into Syria, battle Kurdish militia - bdnews24.com

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Jan 22, 2018 - Turkey began its push to clear YPG fighters from a northwestern enclave of Syria on Saturday when it launched artillery and air strikes against their positions in Afrin in what it called “Operation Olive Branch”. Turkey considers the YPG a terrorist organisation and has been infuriated by US support for the ...

Military – Soldier of Fortune Magazine

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January 29, 2018 Comments Off on An Exceptional Espionage Operation: The Execution of a “Great Spy”: Adolf Tolkachev. The Capture and ... Operation Euphrates Shield refers to the Turkish military intervention in Syria, Olive Branch refers to the 20 January on the Kurdish region in Afrin, 30 km from the Turkish Border.

Turkey has right to defend itself against PKK militia in Syria - NATO

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3 days ago - “That is the message I convey every time I discuss this issue with different NATO leaders including the political leadership in Turkey.” Turkey on Saturday launched Operation Olive Branch to remove PYD/PKK and ISIS from the city of Afrin. According to the Turkish General Staff, the ongoing operation aims ...

Middle East News: Pressing Syria offensive, Turkey urges US pullback

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1 day ago - Turkey launched operation "Olive Branch" on January 20 against the Syrian Kurdish People's Protection Units.

Turkish Peace Operations in Syria (Operation Olive Branch) Updates ...

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He wants his lands back. In North Syria there is all the productive green lands, water supply and energy supply. Why would Assad leave this area to Kurds? Assad words about regaining all of Syria is in our interest. If Turkey makes strategic alliance with Assad, Syrian war will be solved within a year.

ANF | HDP's Kürkçü: Turkey received not a single attack from Afrin

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4 days ago - “We are here today to understand what has turned Syria's always peaceful olive producing, majority Kurdish inhabited town of Afrin into a theater of war. Since 20 January Afrin is under Turkish Armed Forces incursion, an “effect based” military operation sarcastically dubbed as “Olive Branch”! According to ...

Conflicting claims on Turkey ground forces' push into ... - Saudi Gazette

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Jan 21, 2018 - The fighting marks the second day of Turkey's new front in the nearly seven-year-old Syrian civil war. Under what the Turkish government has called "Operation Olive Branch", Turkish air strikes on Saturday pounded positions of the Syrian-Kurdish YPG militia in the northern Afrin province. The military said it ...

Turkey intensifies Syria campaign against Kurdish militia | World ...

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21 hours ago - Turkey launched operation “Olive Branch” on January 20 against the Syrian Kurdish People's Protection Units (YPG) in Afrin, supporting Syrian opposition fighters with ground troops and air strikes. While Turkey brands the YPG a “terror” group, the militia has received support from the US, its fighters ...

The Latest: Turkey arrests hundreds over its Syria ... - Tampa Bay Times

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The Latest: Turkey arrests 311 for 'terrorist propaganda' criticizing Ankara's incursion into Syrian Kurdish enclave. ... Published: January 29, 2018. Pro-Turkey Syrian fighters and Turkish troops secure the Bursayah ... Ankara launched a military operation codenamed Olive Branch on Jan. 20 to clear YPG fighters from Afrin. Alexander Language School Franchise Alexander Language Schools
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