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  • 8 Turkish Soldiers Killed And Others Injured In Afrin's Olive Branch

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    Aleppo (Qasioun) – 8 Soldiers followed to the Turkish Armed forces were killed during the running battles in Afrin area against the People's Defense Units YPG militant group among the running military operation of Olive Branch.


    Turkish military said that 8 of its soldiers were killed and 13 others were injured in the clashes running in Afrin area northwestern Syria on Thursday, the statement added that injured soldiers were moved rapidly to receive medical treatment.


    Separately, Turkish Army's General Staff announced on Thursday that Turkish special forces joined the operation of Olive Branch against the YPG in the northern countryside of Aleppo, part of the forces were deployed near Jandiris and Rajo districts.


    Moreover, Free Syrian Army FSA and Turkish army captured on Thursday's dawn over (Kharab Soloq, Haydar, Jaanky, Sheikh Mahmadly) villages and 3 strategic hills surrounding Rajo district in Afrin area.


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