February 3, 2018 15:23 IST

Turkish forces push into Syria

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Kurdish fighters, fighting alongside the Free Syrian Army, hold weapons as they walk in northern Aleppo countryside, Syria February 1, 2018. Credit: Reuters
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Turkish-backed Free Syrian Army fighters are seen near Mount Barsaya in Qastal village, Azaz city Syria, February 1, 2018. Credit: Reuters
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Turkish Army tanks are seen near the Turkish-Syrian border in Kilis province, Turkey January 31, 2018. Credit: Reuters
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Turkey-backed Free Syrian Army fighters ride in a vehicle near the Turkish-Syrian border in Kilis province, Turkey January 31, 2018. Credit: Reuters
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Turkey-backed Free Syrian Army fighters fire a mortar in Barsaya mountain, northeast of Afrin, Syria January 28, 2018. Credit: Reuters