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Turkey to unify Idlib's opposition factions against HTS

Syria News
Turkey

Friday 4 October 2019 | 9:31 AM Damascus Local Time

Informed sources said that Turkey decided to unifying Syrian opposition factions in Idlib province, as Turkish-Russian effort to put pressure on Hyat Tehrir al Sham (HTS) and allied factions.

Turkey is running intensive contacts between Turkish intelligence and factions leaders that it did not identitify, some factions will be integrated into National Army that operates in the areas of the Euphrates Shield.

Sources said the formal declaration of integration would soon take place, without providing further information.

Turkish officials have repeatedly spoken of their country's endeavor to end jihadi factions in Idlib province, or limit their influence.