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The Syrian army began the transfer of power in the North of the country where the operation is “Source of peace” troops of Turkey and their allies. It is reported by RIA Novosti.
It is noted that Syrian government forces are going to resist Turkish aggression. On the number of forces sent no data.
Earlier local media reported that the Syrian army in the next 48 hours you can log in Manbij and Kobani.
On 9 October, President Recep Tayyip Erdogan announced the beginning of military operations in Syria against the PKK and banned terrorist organization “Islamic state”. It goes together with the formation of the free Syrian army. The operation was called “the Source of peace”. The first intensive attacks were made in the province of hasakah. 12 Oct Turkey took control of the Syrian town of RAS al-ain, which is considered one of the key objectives of the Turkish armed forces. Erdogan explained the operation that the Syrian government is not able to cope with the terrorists.
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