In the result of air strikes by Turkey in the hospital in Afrin Syria killed 16 people – media

In an attack by Turkish aircraft on a hospital in Afrin Syria killed 16 people, injured dozens polucilasi. On 16 March, the dpa news Agency reported, citing a source in medical institution.

The Syrian Observatory for human rights said that among the dead were two pregnant women. Just from the bombing in Afrin and its suburbs have killed 43 people.

The General staff of the Turkish armed forces said that information about the attack on the hospital is not true.

«Operation «Olive branch» shall be such as not to cause harm to civilians» – quoted power Ministry, the Turkish newspaper Yeni Safak.

Turkey launched a military operation against forces of the Kurds in Afrin on January 20.

On 23 January the Minister of defence of the USA James Mattis said that Turkey’s military actions in North-West Syria to distract from international efforts aimed at destroying the terrorist group «Islamic state».

On 10 March, the President of Turkey Recep Tayyip Erdogan said that during the operation in ‘ afrīn «neutralized already 3213 terrorists.»

The Kurds, whose number today reaches 30 million people live in Turkey, Syria, Azerbaijan and Iraq. Throughout the twentieth century they tried to gain national independence. The Turkish authorities consider the creation of a Kurdish state or autonomy unacceptable. The Kurdistan workers ‘ party in Turkey is included in the list of terrorist organizations.




In the result of air strikes by Turkey in the hospital in Afrin Syria killed 16 people – media 17.03.2018

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