BEIRUT, LEBANON (5:40 P.M.) – The Syrian Arab Army (SAA) issued a powerful response to the Turkish military’s attack on their positions this afternoon, a source in Aleppo city told Al-Masdar News.
According to the source, the Syrian Arab Army fired several artillery shells towards the Turkish military’s positions in the Afrin region of northwest Aleppo after the latter fired several projectiles at their posts near the town of Tal Rifa’at.
The source said that some Syrian soldiers were wounded as a result of the Turkish military strikes; however, they were minor injuries.
He would add that the Syrian Army fired the artillery shells towards the small town of Jaleel, which is controlled by the Turkish military.
The response was meant to deter the Turkish military from launching anymore strikes on their positions in northern Aleppo.