Sunday 18 March 2018 | 1:23 PM Damascus Local Time
  • Olive Branch Controls Large Areas After Controlling Afrin City

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    A previous picture of the Syrian opposition factions north Afrin

    Aleppo (Qasioun) – Syrian opposition factions took control on Sunday of the villages of Haj Hassanli and Qantara in the countryside of Afrin, north of Aleppo.

     

    Opposition fighters also took control of the road between Rajo and Afrin after fighting with the People's Protection Units within the military operation olive branch.

     

    It is noteworthy that the Syrian opposition factions, took control this morning, the entire city of Afrin, north of Aleppo, after fighting with the People’s protection units.

     

    The opposition factions supported by the Turkish army could link the opposition controlled areas north Aleppo with Idlib and secure the Syrian-Turkish border at a depth of 40 km.

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