On Thursday, the Turkish Ministry of Defense announced the neutralization of 14 PKK/YPG terrorists in northern Syria.
The ministry said in a statement that the terrorists fired mortar shells at the “Olive Branch” area to destabilize the atmosphere of security and stability there.
She stressed that “the provocative fire launched by the terrorists will not go unanswered.”
During the past years, the Turkish forces, in cooperation with the Syrian National Army, carried out several operations in northern Syria against the “ISIS” and “PKK/YPG”.
Through these operations, it cleared thousands of kilometers of land from terrorists and provided the opportunity for thousands of Syrians to return safely to their lands.