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26.04.2017 - 11: 50

In northern Syria, clashes broke out between Kurds and the Turkish army

Clashes between Kurdish militia and the military in Turkey started in the Kurdish canton of Afrin in northern Syria, the Kurdish Agency Firat reported.

In particular, the Turkish army attacked the Kurdish position in the village Firfirke in Raco area. Information about the results of collisions is no fighting continues, reports RIA "Novosti".

Recall, the Turkish army on Tuesday made a strong shelling Kurdish positions, which the Turks considered to be associated with the outlawed Kurdistan Workers' Party country.

According to the Turkish General Staff, as a result of air raids on Kurdish formation in Syria and Iraq killed 70 fighters. Peshmerga in Syria recognizes the death of 20 militiamen and wounding more 18.

A source: LOOK

Author: Alina Nazarova

Tags: Syria, the war in the Middle East, Turkey, the Army, the Kurds, the Middle East