The pressure is mounting on the Turkish regime to help their Islamist rebel allies in Syria, as they lose ground to both the Syrian Arab Army (SAA) and the predominately Kurdish “People’s Protection Units” (YPG) in the Aleppo Governorate’s northern countryside.

According to reports from government sources, up to 500 Islamist rebels from Jabhat Al-Nusra (Syrian Al-Qaeda group) and Faylaq Al-Sham (Al-Sham Corps) were allowed passage through the Bab Al-Hawa border-crossing into Turkey in order to travel to the Bab Al-Salamiyah crossing into the rebel-held city of ‘Azaz.

These reinforcements are likely to help Jabhat Al-Nusra, Harakat Ahrar Al-Sham, Harakat Nouriddeen Al-Zinki, Jabhat Al-Shamiyah, and the Free Syrian Army (FSA) at the strategic village of Tal Rifa’at in northern Aleppo, where they are currently under attack by the YPG and their allies from Jaysh Al-Thuwwar of the Syrian Democratic Forces (SDF).

The decision to send the reinforcements to the Kurdish front is likely due to the proximity of the YPG and SDF fighters to the Bab Al-Salamiyah border-crossing and the rebel stronghold of ‘Azaz.

As of now, the YPG is on the fringes of Tal Rifa’at; however, they are expected to enter this strategic village in the coming hours, despite Turkish efforts to forestall this advance.

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il becco giallo
il becco giallo
2016-02-15 06:37

@Biladyy Europa dategli più denaro a quel verme capito!

Dav
Dav
2016-02-15 06:25

the has to be a coalition against turkey

TheScepticalOne
TheScepticalOne
2016-02-15 06:24

Bomb them for f$#k sakes! Send in artillery and bomb the border crossing!

Kopf
Kopf
2016-02-15 07:44

500 terrorists sent to their certain death. The only bad news is YPG might have a harder time taking the city from these rats.

Ibrahim Papila
Ibrahim Papila
2016-02-15 08:49

diktator esad shortly kick out off country,yes turkish speacial forces (100)not 500,they are in syria for a operation..

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stein
2016-02-15 11:13
Reply to  Ibrahim Papila

ibrahim life must be hard with only 500 brain cells

Zafer Abokerch
Zafer Abokerch
2016-02-15 14:48
Reply to  Ibrahim Papila

Zaferski Let me control the media and I will turn any nation into a herd of pigs……Propaganda minister Goebbels 1. Regime = Syrian legitimate Govt 2. Brutal Dictator Assad = Syrian legitimate President Bashar Al Assad 3. Regime forces = Syrian National Army 4. Regime loyalists = Syrian civilians defending their villages 5. Regime supporters = All non jihadist Syrian citizens 6. Moderate opposition = terrorists who kill Syrians for regime change 7. Rebels = Saudi Arabia and Western backed terrorists 8. Activists = One man based in the UK who is an ex convict in Syria 9. Pro Regime… Read more »

Thrassyvoulos Papadopoulos
Thrassyvoulos Papadopoulos
2016-02-15 13:31

Russia, PYD, SAA, Hezbillah, get rid of the fascist army and its NATO supporters! Make Syria and Kurdistan Erdogan’s and NATO grave!

Zafer Abokerch
Zafer Abokerch
2016-02-15 14:48

Zaferski Let me control the media and I will turn any nation into a herd of pigs……Propaganda minister Goebbels 1. Regime = Syrian legitimate Govt 2. Brutal Dictator Assad = Syrian legitimate President Bashar Al Assad 3. Regime forces = Syrian National Army 4. Regime loyalists = Syrian civilians defending their villages 5. Regime supporters = All non jihadist Syrian citizens 6. Moderate opposition = terrorists who kill Syrians for regime change 7. Rebels = Saudi Arabia and Western backed terrorists 8. Activists = One man based in the UK who is an ex convict in Syria 9. Pro Regime… Read more »

JB Hilterman
JB Hilterman
2016-02-15 14:17

Coca Cola boys

Black
Black
2016-02-15 15:54

Islamic rebels really ? when you say that people thinks that it is Isis but in reality it is opposing force against Assad regime and nothing to the with Isis.

Duglarri
Duglarri
2016-02-15 20:54

Turkey is allied with Al Queda. We should recognize the fact. And throw them out of NATO before they trigger WW3 in their frenzy to establish an Al Queda regime in Syria.