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Turkey Warns Syrian Army Against Helping Kurdish YPG In Afrin


On Monday, Turkey warned that it would confront Syrian government forces if they entered Syria’s northwestern Afrin region to help the Kurdish YPG militia repel a Turkish offensive. Turkey began its Afrin operation with allied Syrian rebels last month against the YPG, which Ankara regards as a threat to its border. Monday’s comments by Turkey’s president came after a Kurdish official said a deal had been struck for the Syrian army to go into Afrin soon to help against the month-old assault.

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