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Syrian Army Destroys Turkish Military Engineering Vehicle In Greater Idlib

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Syrian Army Destroys Turkish Military Engineering Vehicle In Greater Idlib

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On August 4, the Syrian Arab Army (SAA) targeted an excavator of the Turkish military that was building fortifications near the town Afes in the northwestern Syrian region of Greater Idlib with an anti-tank guided missile.

According to Syrian pro-opposition news sources, the missile strike destroyed the excavator. However, it did not cause any casualties.

The Turkish military engineering vehicle may have targeted because there were militants nearby, or because it was building fortifications for the militants.

In January, the Turkish military established position inside Afes. Dozens of troops as well as several tanks and armored personnel carriers were deployed at the position. Afes is located 2,5 kilometers to the north of the M4 highway, which links the industrial city of Aleppo with the port Lattakia, and some 3 kilometers to the west of the M5 highway that links Aleppo with the capita, Damascus.

The position in Afes is only one of dozens of Turkish military positions which are spread across Greater Idlib. Despite the Turkish military’s presence, the region is ruled by al-Qaeda-affiliated Hay’at Tahrir al-Sham (HTS).

Greater Idlib is under a ceasefire that was brokered by Russia and Turkey more than two years ago. However, the situation in the region remains tense. Just a day earlier, four militants of HTS were killed and eight others were wounded when their vehicle was targeted by pro-government fighters. The attack was a response to a recent violation of the ceasefire.



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Assad don’t push the Turks. Do not forget how you lost 2000 men in 1 week time when Turkey launched operation Spring Shield in 2020 in Idlib.


Yes, “men” It is sure you (second of ‘IT’) did not lost “men” How many BEASTS you (second of ‘IT’) lost?

Last edited 3 months ago by HUMAN

Iran can’t do nothing. Turkey took control over multiple Syrian land. Where is Iran? We going in soon again , big operation going to be launched against the PKK very soon in Syria.


Turkish army never invaded Syria to topple Assad. The only thing the Iranians did was murder more then 1 million civilians in Syria, just like in Iraq when Iran fought side by side with the Americans.

Against civilian is easy. Turkey took control of Idlib in 2020 and murdered 2000 Assad soldiers in 1 week time and destroyed a huge part of the Assad armor. We have currently 15.000 commando’s in Idlib. A few other Syrian regions are also under Turkish control. We will soon double the control of land in Syria after the new operations against the PKK.


Don’t worry. The world knows how Turkey loves stealing.

Assad Defeated Zionists

Fracking cowering Turkeys, the second largest army in NATO is a paper tiger, they can’t even get rid of a small, third world, banana republic dictator like Assad right next door to Turkey and even with the help of the US, NATO, Israel and the Arab gulf monarchies.

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