Pro-government fighters move into Syria’s Afrin

Pro-government fighters move into Syria’s Afrin

A convoy of pro-government fighters entered Syria's Afrin region on Tuesday to support Kurdish fighters battling Turkey's military but immediately came under artillery fire. Syrian state television showed video of the convoy of pro-government forces deployed to help fend off Turkey's assault against Kurdish YPG fighters. "The Syrian government has responded to the call of…


Syrian TV: Pro-government forces to enter Kurdish enclave

BEIRUT (AP) — Pro-Syrian government forces will begin entering the Syrian Kurdish enclave of Afrin in the country's northwest "within hours," after reaching an agreement with the Kurdish militia in control of the region, Syrian state media said Monday. The official news agency SANA said the forces will deploy in Afrin to "bolster" local forces…