Turkey is the second day of firing on positions of Kurdish insurgents in Northern Syria: on Sunday, the representatives of the Kurdish party Democratic Union (MPD) refused to leave occupied in the battle areas in Northern province Aleppo.
According to one of the leaders of the PDS Saleh Muslim, his supporters “will resist any Turkish invasion of Northern Syria”. Muslim said that “up until last week, the MPD units and people’s self-defense Forces (SNA) has not taken control of the base manag, it was in the hands of Hamas (the terrorist group) “dzhebhat EN-Nusra” (banned in Russia)”. About this Muslim said in an interview with Reuters.
Turkish artillery second day in a row firing on the position of the SNA in the border areas in Northern Syria. According to available information, as a result of the attacks have killed several Kurdish fighters, more than a dozen were injured. It is noted that Turkish artillery deliberately shelled a military airfield Minneh in the North of Aleppo province, as well as the area adjacent to the village of Deir Jamal. This is the area in control of the militias of the Kurds.
Minnich was captured by Kurdish paramilitary forces on February 11. The Kurds retook it three groups of Islamist rebels, including from “dzhebhat EN-Nusra” (banned in Russia). This operation opened the road to the border town of a’zaz – the nearest to the border with Turkey. The city is considered a transit point used for the supply of weapons from Turkey.
On Saturday, Turkish artillery strikes on the region near the town of Azaz. According to the Prime Minister of Turkey, Ahmet Davutoglu, thus adopt rules to address transboundary threats.