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Turkish forces push deeper into Syria
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Friday, 11 October 2019
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Turkish forces have faced fierce resistance from US-allied Syrian Kurdish fighters on the third day of their offensive in northern Syria, as casualties mount. Turkey says it captured more Kurdish-held villages in the border region, while a hospital in a Syrian town was abandoned and a camp of 4000....


Posted originally: 2019-10-11 22:37:00

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