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Turkey intervenes in Syria: What you need to know -

After months of speculation, Turkey has launched an intervention – with the help of rebels it supports – in northwestern Syria. But what exactly is Turkey hoping to do, and how will the jihadis who control the province react, not to mention the ...and more »

Turkish forces scout Syria's Idlib province - CNN

(CNN) A Turkish military reconnaissance team has been deployed to the northern Syrian province of Idlib ahead of the establishment of a "de-escalation zone" there, the Turkish army said. It is the first deployment of Turkish forces under an agreement ...and more »

Civilian casualties spiral in Syria as air raids target areas marked for cease-fire - Washington Post

BEIRUT — Civilian casualties have spiraled across Syria in recent weeks as pro-government forces launch hundreds of bombing raids across areas marked for international protection. Groups monitoring the conflict have recorded hundreds of strikes since ...and more »

Turkey Backs Syrian Rebels for 'Serious Operation' in Idlib - U.S. News & World Report

Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan speaks at the Bloomberg Global Business Forum in New York City, U.S., September 20, 2017. REUTERS/Brendan McDermid Reuters. By Ece Toksabay and Suleiman Al-Khalidi. ANKARA/BEIRUT (Reuters) - Syrian rebel fighters ...and more »

Turkish military vehicles enter Syria's Idlib - The Jerusalem Post

The incursion follows a deal between Turkey and Syrian President Bashar al-Assad's allies Russia and Iran to impose a "de-escalation" zone in Idlib and surrounding areas. 2 minute read. Share on facebook. Share on twitter. US airstrikes in Syria ...and more »

Turkish army surveys Syria's Idlib before deployment - sources - Reuters

AMMAN/ANKARA (Reuters) - A Turkish army reconnaissance team scouted out Syria's Idlib province on Sunday, a senior Syrian rebel said, before an expected military operation to impose peace in the bitterly contested Syrian northwest. A Turkish military ...and more »

Idlib province market air strike kills at least 11 people as Turkish forces mass on Syrian border - ABC Online

At least 11 civilians including two children have reportedly been killed in air strikes on a market in north-western Syria. The Syrian Observatory for Human Rights said the strikes on the market in the town of Maaret al-Numan in Idlib province were ...and more »

Syrian Rebels Enter Idlib as Turkey Gears Up for 'Risky' Mission - Bloomberg

Syrian rebels backed by Turkey are engaged in a “serious operation” in the country's Idlib province, President Recep Tayyip Erdogan said, part of a joint mission with Russia and Iran to monitor a ceasefire agreement and pacify a rebel stronghold in ...and more »

Erdogan: Turkey backing FSA rebels in new Idlib push -

President Erdogan says operation in province largely controlled by Hay'et Tahrir al-Sham is led by the Free Syrian Army. 8 Oct 2017. Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan says Ankara-backed Free Syria Army rebels have launched a major operation in ...and more »

Turkey backs Syrian rebels for "serious operation" in Idlib - Reuters

ANKARA/BEIRUT (Reuters) - Syrian rebel fighters are launching a major military operation backed by Turkish forces into a northwestern area of Syria largely controlled by jihadists, Turkish President Tayyip Erdogan said on Saturday. Turkish President ...and more »