Speaking to CNN Turk on Sunday, Turkish Deputy Prime Minister Bekir Bozdag said if U.S. troops wear "terrorists' clothes" and find themselves among "terrorists" of the Kurdish YPG forces attacking the Turkish troops, "there is no chance that we [will] make a distinction at this point".
Of the 16 Syrian refugees who were smuggled into Turkey a year ago, 13 said that Turkish border guards shot at them and other asylum seekers as they tried to flee Syria.
Observers said that the Kurdish people in Syria support the US-led coalition in operations against the radical extremists.
"This is a unsafe moment" for Turkey and the United States, Sarhang Hamasaeed, director of Middle East programs at the Washington-based U.S. Institute of Peace, said Monday.
A total of 134 FSA and Turkish fighters have been reportedly killed while 106 YPG fighters have been killed, according to the Syrian Observatory for Human Rights (SOHR).
In a statement, the Turkish General Staff said 12 terrorists had been neutralized in overnight airstrikes.
He called on the United States to "disengage" from the People's Protection Units and said Turkey will continue communications with "our American allies to avoid any confrontation".
A Kurdish health official said 150 civilians have been killed since the start of the Turkish operation.
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Arsenal enter the match off the back of a 3-1 defeat to Swansea City , who at the time were bottom of the Premier League table. Playing his first game under Sam Allardyce , " outstanding " was the only way the Everton boss could describe such a return.
The latest clashes brought to 14 the number of Turkish troops killed so far in the operation, AFP reported.
The Turkish army said it had "neutralised" over 823 militants in Afrin. Military leaders say the danger from Islamic State in Syria has not disappeared despite the terrorist group's recent battlefield losses.
In January 2018, the Turkish military began an operation in the Kurdish-majority Afrin Canton and the Tel Rifaat Area of Shahba Canton in Northern Syria.
Yarar also noted that these weapons had been repeatedly used against Turkish soldiers in Turkey by the fighters of the Kurdistan Workers' Party (PKK).
Turkey's row with the USA over its support for Kurdish militias has raised questions over Washington's long-term plans for Syria and its presence there, which has expanded on the ground despite the declared military defeat of ISIL in both Iraq and Syria.
In his turn, ex-Lieutenant-General of the Turkish Armed Forces, Erdogan Karakus, stressed that many North Atlantic Treaty Organisation countries, since 1984, have been supporting the PKK.
Meanwhile, five people are recovering from their injuries after rockets fired from Northwest Syria landed into a Turkish border town.
The Dow Jones industrial average dropped 500 points, or 2 percent, as a weeklong slump in stock market picks up speed. In Greater China, the Hang Seng Index was up 0.14%, while on the mainland, the Shanghai Composite Index rose 0.13%.
The teen's remains were found on Wednesday in two suitcases, two days after she walked away from a drug rehab community. The news agency ANSA said witnesses reported that the vehicle was seen in the area where the woman's body was found.
In 2015, Kiev's parliament gave unprecedented recognition as "Ukrainian independence fighters" to those who served in the UPA. Zubrzycki: Given the Israeli and American outcry, I would expect the president to amend the text of the law.
President Donald Trump announced Hartnett White's nomination in October and re-submitted her nomination to the Senate in January. When Senator Ben Cardin, Democrat of Maryland, asked White if she believes climate change is real, she said "I am uncertain".
According to the message, 74 terrorists have been eliminated today and Operation Olive Branch is being successfully carried out. The other Turkish soldier was killed in missile attack at border post in the southern province of Hatay's Kilis.
She says oncologists and cardiologists need to work together closely to give patients the best chance against both diseases. The good news is that more and more women are beating breast cancer, according to Mehta.
Abner Herrman Brock Ltd Liability Corp owns 0.15% invested in Wells Fargo & Company (NYSE:WFC) for 14,975 shares. As for this week, analysts appear content to stick with their neutral outlook with the consensus call at 2.4.
The first store will open on Drottninggatan in Stockholm in parallel with the launch of the digital marketplace in Sweden. The company plans to open 220 net stores in 2018 (390 new ones and 170 closings), which is well below last year's 388.
They also fear slippery slopes and know that the socialization of one industry could mean that theirs is next. And even then, insurers talk in terms of billing codes, while doctors deal with diagnoses and outcomes.
A recent earnings report listed Pokemon for Nintendo Switch launching in 2018 or later, meaning that it hasn't been ruled out yet. That means the online functionality Switch owners now enjoy for free will be gated behind a paywall later this year.
Samsung Vice Chair Released From Jail On Appeal Against Bribery
In the past, Korean judges have been lenient toward chaebol chairmen on the basis of their importance to the national economy. Speaking in front of cameras in Seoul, Lee said his time behind bars had been a "really valuable" period of self-reflection.
Flu diagnoses rise to an epidemic number
To schedule an appointment for a flu shot at the health department's February 6 clinic, call (585) 243-7290. But the good news is that it's pretty rare to catch the flu twice in a single season.
Zverev beats Kyrgios to help Germany advance in Davis Cup
Australia's Matt Ebden and John Peers are scheduled to play doubles on Saturday against Tim Puetz and Peter Gojowczyk. Hewitt claimed Kyrgios remained a future doubles option for Australia - but admitted it was easier said than done.
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Her Mom, Marnie, is comforting and also cracking up. - Cole Fitzgerald is a 13-year-old Philadelphia Eagles fan from New Jersey. Her own devotion to the team was clear in a video made by her mother after Haley's wisdom teeth were removed.
5 fun facts about Groundhog Day, Punxsutawney Phil
The event now attracts up to 30,000 visitors to Punxsutawney, Jefferson County, located about 80 miles northeast of Pittsburgh. The top hat-wearing members of the Punxsutawney Groundhog Club's Inner Circle reveal Phil's forecast every February 2.
Parent of victim charges Nassar in court
Larissa Boyce, who also spoke at Ingham County sentencing , asked Nassar to reveal who was involved in enabling his abuse. He could also face criminal contempt of court charges carrying a penalty of up to one year in jail and up to $1,000 fine.