Turkish forces backed by Syrian rebel groups swept into Afrin town on Sunday, raising their flag in the town center and declaring full control after an eight-week campaign to drive out Kurdish YPG fighters.
Turkey first launched military operations in Syria in 2016, and Erdogan has repeatedly said it will not allow a "terror corridor" along its border.
Turkey will continue the operation in Syria's Afrin until order and tranquility are ensured, Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan said Monday, APA reported citing NTV channel.
The UN and the European Union list the PKK as a terrorist organization.
The YPG has been Washington's main ally against Islamic State in Syria, in a partnership that has infuriated Turkey which sees the Kurdish force as an extension of a militant group waging a decades-long insurgency in its own southeast.
Erdogan said on Monday that Turkey could expand military operations into other Kurdish-held areas of northern Syria and northern Iraq.
Erdoğan also stated that northern Iraq is now on Turkey's radar, directly referencing the outlawed Kurdistan Workers' Party's (PKK) presence in Iraq's Sinjar province.
The Kurdish defense YPG announced the start of a "guerrilla war" against Turkey in the Syrian Afrin, reports Reuters.
"A YPG insurgency in Afrin would prompt Turkey to escalate against the Kurds throughout northern Syria, jeopardizing the US -led mission to stabilize the areas captured" from IS militants, he said.
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Chris Sununu, who was in the audience for Monday's speech, has vowed to veto the bill if it reaches his desk. When young people see the commercials, they'll say "I don't want any part of it", the president said.
She's referenced in the filing as counsel for "EC LLC", though the address she lists is that of Trump's Los Angeles golf club. On Monday, Daniels offered to repay $130,000 paid to her by president Trump's attorney weeks before the 2016 election.
Saudi Arabia's Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman said his country would obtain a nuclear bomb if Iran develops an atomic weapon. Prior to Bin Salman's trip to the U.S. , the Saudi cabinet adopted a national policy for a "peaceful" nuclear program.
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North Atlantic Treaty Organisation officials have suggested that the nerve agent attack probably does not rise to that level. Mirzayanov revealed details of Russia's chemical weapons in the 1990s because he said he was afraid of their impact.
Corbyn added that Labour did not support Putin and that Russian Federation should be held to account if it was behind the attack. Johnson also said that London had nothing against the Russian people, "we do not get along with Putin and the Kremlin", he added.
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Xhaka's long-range effort should have simple for Donnarumma, but instead he somehow pushed the ball into his own net. The Gunners went into the game with a healthy 2-0 advantage following an impressive win at the San Siro a week ago.
Why they didn't fall was anybody's guess. "I've seen too many guys when the guy makes a 3 and it goes into overtime". Sunday was a bad day for most brackets as favorites Michigan State, North Carolina, Xavier and Cincinnati all fell.
The Eagles will face Poland and Serbia this month in friendly games created to prepare the them ahead of the 2018 World Cup. The Super Eagles have not been in action since they beat Argentina 4-2 in a friendly game in November 2017.
Spurs confirmed on Wednesday that damage to the ligaments in Kane's right ankle has ruled him out of action until April. The update means that Kane will miss England's upcoming internationals, but has a chance of making the World Cup.
The following year, Bradham once again took the field all 16 times, but he was limited to just two starts. The New York Giants locked up arguably the best left tackle on the free agency market this off-season.
She was the target of vile abuse by South African cricket fans over the weekend, but Candice Warner is keeping her head up. David Warner and Quinton de Kock in a heated tea break exchange in South Africa.
With Russian help, Syrian forces have stepped up their offensive on rebel-held areas in recent days, leaving many dead. On Thursday the British government secured the backing of the leaders of the United States , France and Germany .
Her death creates a vacancy at the top of the Democratic side of the Rules panel, which sets the terms of House floor debates. Louise Slaughter (D) died at the age of 88 after a fall that prompted her hospitalization.
Parshottam Rupala and Mansukh Mandaviya of the BJP and, Naran Rathwa and Amee Yagnik of the Congress were declared elected. With the BJP nominee withdrawing her papers, the election of the remaining six candidates is a mere formality now.
She said officials quickly sealed a ballot box in the southern city of Rostov-on-Don where ballot stuffing was reported. Commission chief Ella Pamfilova said "we are immediately reacting to all claims no matter where they come from".
By doing this, the Jets rule out any potential trade up ahead of them, making them a near lock to grab a quarterback at No. 3. The Giants could be a threat to draft Darnold, however, I think a quarterback like Josh Rosen would fit their needs better.
They are the only husband-wife board members in Academy history after founding AMPAS members Douglas Fairbanks and Mary Pickford. When asked about that by Variety past year , Bailey said, "What you just said is bulls-.
The pedestrian bridge, which was recently installed on March 10, collapsed down during the busy rush hours at Miami on Thursday. Florida law limits the liability of government agencies to $200,000, or up to $300,000 if the case involves multiple agencies.
Redmayne said at the time of the film that Hawking wanted to live life to the full - and that he always had a glint in his eye. And though he was confined to a wheelchair and was paralyzed, Hawking continued his work.
The ensemble is pretty weak and all of the supporting characters have incredibly one-dimensional motivations that don't hold up. This is in no small part due to Vikander's charisma and charm, which carries the film through even its weakest points.
The MEA added: "As you know, our high commission is facing a litany of issues which have not been resolved for several months". In 2016 India declared Pakistan High Commission employee Mehmood Akhtar persona non grata for "anti-India activities".
Sergei Skripal , seen in a 2006 photo when he was convicted in Russian Federation for being a British spy. One of his friends, the newspaper editor Damian Kudryavtsev, posted the news on his Facebook page.