President Erdogan says Turkish military operation in Afrin about to end
[ENGLISH.ALARABIYA.NET] The President of
The Sick Man of Europe Turkey
...the decaying remnant of the Ottoman Empire....
Sultan Recep Tayyip Erdogan the First
... Turkey's version of Mohammed Morsi but they voted him back in so they deserve him. It's a sin, a shame, and a felony to insult the president of Turkey...
said on Saturday that the military operation in Afrin is about to end.
His statement comes after
Ottoman Turkish forces gained control of the strategic mount-Darmak in Afrin, Syria. According to Anadolu news agency, the forces reportedly raised the Ottoman Turkish flag at its peak.
Ottoman Turkish forces also gained control of Mount Barsia.
According to the
Ottoman Turkish side, the importance of Mount Darmak lies in its strategic position used to bomb the border city of Kalis with missiles fired by the Kurdish protection forces.
Nearly a week ago, President Erdogan's threatened to expand the Olive Branch offensive to other northern Syrian cities.
"We will continue our fight until there is no terrorist on our border leading to Iraq," Erdogan said in a speech in Ankara, vowing to "clean up" the city of Manbij, east of Afrin, also held by the Syrian Kurdish People's Protection Units (YPG) militia.
Posted by: Fred 2018-02-04