Moscow and Ankara agreed to give more time for implementing the plan of Idlib deal, a “great relief” for a territory where 3 million civilians live.
A convoy of Turkish military has arrived in Northern Hama this morning, local sources reported.
Turkish authorities have set a 90 day deadline for the US to resolve the situation the issue of Manbij city which is contested by Turkey-backed Free Syrian Army (FSA) factions and the US-backed Syrian Democratic Forces (SDF).
One of notorious commanders of HTS Abu Abdul Rahman Qurabeh was killed by unidentified attackers in the vicinity of Sarmada town in Idlib province close to the border with Turkey on Monday.
Turkey sees Syrian North and Northwest as a areas of its exclusive interest.
Today the Turks have managed to convince a part of the militants in Idlib to follow the terms of agreement. Pro-Turkish groups have been withdrawing heavy equipment for two days deeper in Idlib to the desired 10-11 kilometers from the current positions. In addition to the withdrawal of equipment the agreement requires the withdrawal of…
According to Turkish media, all „moderate“ militant factions have abandoned the buffer zone in the Syrian Province of Idlib. Anadolu detailed, that the zone of 25 km beyond the frontline had been left by the coalition of National Liberation Front.
The militants of the National Liberation Front have begun to implement the demilitarization zone agreement by withdrawing heavy weapons from the specially designated zone along the borders of Idlib province.
Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan claimed that Turkish military presence in Idlib will be increased, all the established observation posts will be renforced.
Jaysh al Islam, an Islamist armed faction that used to be a major player in Damascus region before evacuation to Northern Aleppo, has announced its intention to join the Turkish-backed National Army.