TOPSHOT - Turkish-backed fighters from the Free Syrian Army stand in the Tal Malid area, north of Aleppo, as they fire towards Kurdish People's Protection Units (YPG) positions in the village of Um al-Hosh, in the area of Afrin, on January 20, 2018.Turkish forces began shelling the YPG enclave of Afrin from frontier Hatay province, according to the state-run Anadolu news agency. Turkey has said repeatedly this week that an operation to oust the YPG from Afrin is imminent and has massed troops and armour on the border. / AFP PHOTO / Nazeer al-Khatib

BEIRUT, LEBANON (9:30 P.M.) – Heavy clashes broke out this even between Turkish-backed rebel fighters and locals in the large town of Al-Bab, opposition activists reported via social media.

According to the reports, the clashes broke out between armed civilians and Free Syrian Police after some dispute near the town center.

The reports added that several people have been injured since the clashes broke out in this eastern Aleppo town; furthermore, the situation in Al-Bab remains very tense.

Al-Bab was captured by the Turkish-backed rebels in 2016; it was previously under the control of the Islamic State (ISIS/ISIL/IS/Daesh) from 2014-2016.

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The Free Syrian Police is nothing but an UK /Turkish paid Jihadi sham.

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Russia makes a huge mistake in trusting Turks.