BEIRUT, LEBANON (5:00 P.M.) – The Kurdish-led People’s Protection Units (YPG) continued their military campaign against the Turkish-backed rebels this week, targeting a number of the latter’s troops around the Afrin region of Aleppo.
According to the YPG’s official media wing, their sleeper cells managed to kill at least a half dozen Turkish-backed rebels in the Afrin region in 24 hours.
Below is the official statement:
“On September 13th, YPG targeted a joint patrol of Turkish soldiers and its jihadist mercenary allies on the road between the Tirinde neighborhood and the al-Maqla area, near the Afrin city center. As a result, two of the Ahrar al-Sham mercenaries, one of them called Mustafa Muhammad Ali, were killed, while three Turkish soldiers and one mercenary were wounded.”
On the same day, YPG targeted a patrol of mercenaries of the so-called Military Police in the Tirinde neighborhood in the center of Afrin. As a result, two mercenaries were killed and four wounded.”