Olive Branch Controls 3 Villages, Hill In Afrin Outskirts

Olive Branch Controls 3 Villages, Hill In Afrin Outskirts

Forces of Olive Branch have captured on Thursday new villages in Afrin area in Aleppo countrtside from PKK and YPD forces.

The operation room of Olive Branch has announced seizing al-Zarqa, Ghaloor villages, Barkish Mountain and 1102-Hill on Admanly frontline in Afrin area, in addition to al-Mahbia village on Bulbul frontline northwest Afrin after clashes with PYD and PKK forces.

The attack occurred concurrently with Turkish artillery pounding of PYD and PKK forces’ locations in Deir Jamal and the nearby villages in Aleppo countryside, a commander in Free Army mentioned.

It is worthy to mention that the Turkish forces backed with Free Army factions have launched an attack on Afrin area in Aleppo countryside on 20th of January to cast out PYD and PKK forces from the area.

Syrian Press Center