A car bomb went off on Thursday at the entrance to a northern Syrian town controlled by Turkish forces and allied Syrian fighters, killing at least 13 people, among whom 8 civilians, Turkish state media and Syrian rescuers said, according to The Associated Press. The state-run Anadolu news agency said said the bomb in a…

Turkish forces pounded positions of YPG Kurdish militias in the Tal Rifaat region of northern Syria for the third day in a row on Friday, Turkish media reported. Tal Rifaat is located about 20 kilometres east of Afrina, a city under the control of Turkish forces and the ASL (Free Syrian Army, pro-Turkish rebels) since…

Three civilians were killed on Sunday in a bus bomb explosion in Afrin, northwestern Syria, on the anniversary of Turkey’s offensive against this predominantly Kurdish region, an NGO said. “Three civilians were killed and nine others, including combatants, injured when a bomb exploded in a bus in Afrin,” said Rami Abdel Rahmane, director of the…

At the afternoon of January 5, Hay’at Tahrir al-Sham (HTS) launched a suprise attack on the town of Atarib in the opposition-held part of the western Aleppo countryside. Syrian oppositions activists reported that the jihadist group shelled the residential areas inside the strategic town during the attack. Atarib was under the control of two Turkish-backed…

At least eight people, including four civilians, died on Sunday in the Syrian town of Afrin (north), dominated by Turkish forces and their Syrian allies, following a car bomb explosion near a downtown market, according to an NGO. “The explosion took place near the Al-Hal market, near a pro-Ankara fighter position, killing at least eight…

Clashes broke out for the first time between pro-Turkish Syrian rebel factions in the northern Syrian town of Afrina, killing 25 people and injuring dozens on Sunday, according to the Syrian Observatory for Human Rights (OSDH). The Afrine region, located in the province of Aleppo and predominantly Kurdish, fell into the hands of the Turkish…

The map below provides a general look at the current military situation in Syria. Over the past few days, there were several important developments in the war-torn country. Guerrilla kurde contre les forces rebelles pro-turques et l’armée turque à Afrin The Kurdish People’s Protectino Units (YPG) released a series of statements claiming that YPG cells…

Turkish president Recep Tayyip Erdogan said troops will stay in Syria until the Syrian people hold elections. “Whenever the Syrian people hold an election, we will leave Syria to its owners after they hold their elections,” Erdogan said at a forum in Istanbul on Thursday. Last month, Syrian regime ally Russia and rebel backer Turkey…

Turkey has speeded up its military precautions in Syria’s Idlib and gave instructions to the Syrian opposition to be on high alert for the additional military deployments as the tensions escalates in the region. As the Assad regime and Russian warplanes viciously attack the last opposition-held stronghold of Syria’s Idlib, Turkey ramped up its military…

Syrian envoy to the UN Bashar Jaafari slammed Turkish actions in the Syrian province of Idlib during a new round of the Astana-format reconciliation talks, which was held in the Russian city of Sochi on July 30-31 2018. Jaafari said that the Erdogan government has failed to meet its obligations regarding the Idlib de-escalation zone…