Syrian state TV shows pro-government fighters enter Afrin

By REUTERS
February 20, 2018 16:31
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BEIRUT - Syrian state television showed a convoy of pro-government fighters entering the Kurdish-held Afrin region on Tuesday to help fend off a Turkish assault.

The fighters wore camouflage fatigues and waved weapons and Syrian flags from their vehicles as they crossed through a checkpoint that bore the insignia of a Kurdish security force.

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