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300 Elite Turkish Commandos Airlifted to Syria

A source told Turkish state run news agency Anadolu that the 11th Command Brigade have already been airlifted to Syria from the Cardak Military Airport in Western Turkey.

It is reported that up to 300 Turkish commandos enter Syria to support Army and Syrian Rebel (Free Syrian Army or FSA) who are fighting against Kurdish-led Syrian Democratic Forces (SDF) and Islamic State (ISIS) terrorist group.

Turkish forces crossed into Syria on August 24 under the pretext of expelling ISIS from the border region in a operation called Euphrates shield but have cleared some 1,800 square kilometers (694 square miles) from not only ISIS, but also the Kurdish-led SDF Forces who fighting Terrorist group.

Source: Al Alam


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