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Turkey launches military action in north east Syria

4 days ago   |   By Evening Standard

Turkey's has started its military operation into Syria, the country has announced.
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Turkey launches military offensive in Syria as warplanes bomb Kurdish fighters

Turkey launches military offensive in Syria as warplanes bomb Kurdish fighters

4 days ago   |   By Metro

President Erdogan claims the operation is designed to
Turkey has started its military operation in Northern Syria , as thousands of troops crossed the border and fighter jets began launching airstrikes.
Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan announced the offensive on Twitter this afternoon, calling the operation, ‘Peace Spring'.
He said the offensive aims to eradicate ‘the threat of terror' against Turkey.
Earlier, Turkish television reports said Turkish jets had bombed Syrian Kurdish positions across the border.
Mr Erdogan wants to create a ‘safe zone' and clear the area of Kurdish...
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Turkey launches incursion into northern Syria

4 days ago   |   By Politico

Turkey launched an incursion into northern Syria on Wednesday afternoon, two days after U.S. President Donald Trump appeared to give the green light for an invasion.
The military operation, Ankara's third such incursion since 2016, aims to push Syrian Kurdish forces away from the Turkish border and establish what Turkey calls a “safe zone” for refugee resettlement.
Announcing the start of the operation, Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdoğan tweeted : “Our mission is to prevent the creation of a terror corridor across our southern border, and to bring peace to the area.”
He provided no...
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Turkey launches military operation against the Kurds in Syria just days after Trump abandoned them

Turkey launches military operation against the Kurds in Syria just days after Trump abandoned them

4 days ago   |   By Business Insider

Turkey began a military operation against Kurdish forces in northeast Syria on Wednesday, just several days after the Trump administration announced the US was pulling troops from the region.
"The Turkish Armed Forces, together with the Syrian National Army, just launched OperationPeaceSpring against PKK/YPG and Daesh terrorists in northern Syria. Our mission is to prevent the creation of a terror corridor across our southern border, and to bring peace to the area," Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan said in a statement.
President Donald Trump's decision to withdraw troops from...
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Turkish jets strike Syria as Erdogan announces start of military operation against Kurdish fighters

4 days ago   |   By The Independent

Turkey's president Recep Tayyip Erdogan has announced that a long planned offensive against Kurdish fighters in Syria has begun.
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Turkey launches military operation in northern Syria

4 days ago   |   By The Guardian

President Erdoğan announces start of operation, as large explosions reported near border Turkey has launched a military operation in northern Syria, President Recep Tayyip Erdoğan and other senior officials have said, as Kurdish fighters reported that warplanes are attacking the region. Several large explosions rocked the north-east Syrian town of Ras al Ain, on the border across from the Turkish town of Ceylanpinar, a CNN Turk reporter said, adding that the sound of planes could he heard above.
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