BEIRUT, LEBANON (4:40 P.M.) – The Turkish-backed forces have been on a roll lately, capturing several areas from the Kurdish-led People’s Protection Units (YPG) in the Afrin Canton of Aleppo.

Led by the Free Syrian Army (FSA), the Turkish-backed forces were able to capture two towns in the northwestern part of Afrin, today, following a fierce battle with the YPG.

According to pro-opposition media, their forces managed to capture the towns of Khalil and Sati Oshagi after breaking through the YPG’s lines at the northwestern corridor of Afrin.

The Turkish-backed rebels are now trying to capture the key district of Rajou, which has been contested for more than 72 hours.

The pro-opposition Syrian Observatory for Human Rights (SOHR) claims that at least 85 Kurdish fighters and 80 Turkish-backed combatants, including 9 soldiers, have been killed since the start of Operation Olive Branch.

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Daeshbags Sux
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2018-01-30 18:03

Maybe YPG should consider invading Turkey in order to create pincher movement to isolate the Turkish pockets.
Best defence is attack!

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2018-01-31 02:29
Reply to  Daeshbags Sux

maybe AMN should put maps out that make sense to the English speakers like me.

I assume the SAA are red – who TF are the others ?; what area are we talng about.

For me this is a load of BS.