BEIRUT, LEBANON (9:10 P.M.) – Turkish war planes have launched airstrikes on Kurdish positions in Afrin at 14:00 GMT, after Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan announced the launch of the military operation dubbed ‘Olive Branch’.

The President also declared that the next destination for the Turkish forces would be Syria’s Manbij.

Turkey views the People’s Protection Units (YPG), which is active in northern Syria, as extension of the banned militant group Kurdistan Workers’ Party (PKK).

Source: Ruptly

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Daeshbags Sux
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Russia in UN will demand to stop Turkish operation in Afrin.
http://t24.com.tr/haber/rusyadan-zeytin-dali-harekatiyla-ilgili-ilk-aciklama,540343
Tillerson also called Turkish FM 5 hours ago…
It highly smells UNSC resolution to come soon.
Such an operation can’t be tolerated, it smells the serious blowback at international level.

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Good to see Erdogan has a sense of humor calling a military operation to kill and eradicate a group of people ” Operation “Olive Branch. ” A bit like calling a Peacekeeping Mission ” Operation Total Annihilation “