Operation Olive Branch statement: Birshaya Mountain completely captured

Map. History of Syria conflict

19 August 2018
TuAF shelling PYD positions in Jandaris, Afrin.
FSA forces claimed foiled an attempt to advance by YPG with 12 KIA on Tuis and Abla fronts SE Mare' Aleppo
Battle "God Punishes Them With Your Hands" started today in Jabal al-Turkmen, with FSA 1st Coastal Division targeting a government ATGM position with a Fagot ATGM on al-Sarraf axis and Islam Dağı Taburu raiding al-Sarraf village. Latakia
Daesh has attacked SDF positions at the Al-Bahra town today
Footage shows Turkish Army striking YPG in Afrin countryside
[email protected] director visits Raqqah, Syria with @CENTCOM Commander Gen. Votel
Moment HTS SVBIED targeted SAA at outskirts area of Abu Duhur Village killing at least 5 SAA
Turkish military says 1 Turkish soldier killed on third day of Olive Branch Operation in Syria's Afrin
Sarah Sanders begins the briefing by urging Turkey to show 'restraint' in northern Syria operation. Calls on Pakistan to expel Taliban
In the heart of Raqqa, Syria, Gen. Joseph Votel on Monday says the fighting is done but "work is not over, here." Says US is "committed" to seeing anti-ISIS campaign through Geneva peace process, calls for Europe, others help with stabilization.
A photo of Gen Votel earlier today touring the soccer stadium in Raqqa, Syria, once used for executions by ISIS
6 month ago
SNC negotiating committee head Naser Hariri in Moscow - says no decision yet on whether to attend Syria national dialogue congress in Sochi - "we have come to obtain full information, all details"
[Photo from Raqqa] Kurds published a photo of US general Vettel in Kobani, as Turkey refuses to discuss with the US on a security zone plan in northern Syria until it cuts its ties with the YPG
South Aleppo: SyAF helicopter barrel-bombing village of Wasitah.6 month ago
South Aleppo: SyAF helicopter "barrel-bombing" village of Wasitah.
Syrian rebels FSA are retreating from Mount Birsaya to avoid an ambush by YPG. Artillery will shell the mount.
General Votel and USAID administrator Green take a tour of Raqqa and urge others to help the city recover from massive destruction.
Pentagon also confirms that talks are going on between American and Turkish officials on Afrin and Turkey's security concerns in Syria
According to news received from the region, there is no internet connection and radio communication in Afrin
Bozdağ: Turkey gave no guarantee to Russia, or any other country, that OperationOliveBranch will be confined to Afrin. However, the operation's objective is to cleanse every terrorist threat from the region6 month ago
Bozdağ: Turkey gave no guarantee to Russia, or any other country, that #OperationOliveBranch will be confined to Afrin. However, the operation's objective is to cleanse every terrorist threat from the region
Deputy PM Bozdağ: France did not call for a UN Security Council session over the Afrin operation, it is about humanitarian issues in Syria6 month ago
Deputy PM Bozdağ: France did not call for a UN Security Council session over the Afrin operation, it is about humanitarian issues in Syria
Turkish missiles attack on Sheran area. .
Battle in Syria's Afrin region kills 54 Syrian Kurd and pro-Turkey fighters: monitor
6 month ago
Tillerson says US hopes to work with Turkey to create "security zone" it may need in Northwestern Syria. He also says US in talks with Turkey, some forces on ground to see how to stabilize situation in Northwestern Syria, meet Turkey's legitimate security concerns - Reuters
Turkish artillery bombarded on Amude, west of Qamishli.
AfrinOp: trenches system built by YPG on Bersaya Mount, some parts dug out in the rock.
Photos showing the rockets that hit Douma today
Envoy of US President for International Alliance Affairs, Brett McCork is reportedly in Kobane
Suleyman Shah brigade captured the biggest hill(Syria tel) overlooking Sheikh Hadid
Turkish Armed Forces heading to Afrin6 month ago
Turkish Armed Forces heading to Afrin
NE. Hama: government turning on ISIS,   left alone in area following Rebel withdrawal. 3 villages seized W. of As-Saan.6 month ago
NE. Hama: government turning on ISIS, left alone in area following Rebel withdrawal. 3 villages seized W. of As-Saan.
Video by Kurdish journalist Rudy Tahlo showing Turkish army shelling Serikaniye today, injuring three civilians.
TAF tanks and FSA position at the Bersaya Mountain captured from PYD
Operation Olive Branch statement: Birshaya Mountain completely captured
Sources claim that photo shows aftermath of Turkish airstrikes in the countryside of Ras Al Ayn
Wounded civilians as result of airstrike in Utaya, Eastern Ghouta
6 month ago
PYD/YPG should not attend Syria National Dialogue Congress in Sochi: Turkish foreign ministry on Lavrov statement
It's rumor, not confirmed information, possible fake or hoax
Abu Dhour Airbase recaptured by HTS after the SVBIED attack.
6 month ago
Russian Parliament's Defense Committee Head Shamanov: Situation in Afrin should be resolved through meetings between Russia, Turkey, Syria (possibly Iran).
6 month ago
Clashes reported in Abu Dhuhur air base amid claims of HTS counter-attack
Turkish army also targeted SDF in Tel Halaf, SW of Serêkaniyê/Ras al-Ayn
AfrinOp: visual confirmation OliveBranch forces control main defensive line on top of Bersaya Mount.
Turkish army hit vehicle with YPG fighters near Ras al-Ayn
Russia's Su-25 keep attacking rebels and civilians in Idlib an Hama provinces
Russia's Su-25 keep attacking rebels and civilians in Idlib an Hama provinces
Video from Bersaya Mount where #OliveBranch forces reached YPG fortifications following ground assault
Kurdish journalist: Turkish army attacking SDF bases in Al Jazeera region, near SerêKaniye and Derik cities.
The #OperationOliveBranch Room says the FSA launched an operation to Barsaya mountain captured several outposts and ten YPG fighters
6 month ago
Turkish military has no losses so far in Afrin operation: PM Binali Yildirim
6 month ago
Clashes between the Tahrir al Sham and the government at the Abu Dhuhur military airport, east Idlib
6 month ago
AbuDuhur Offensive: SVBIED reportedly set off near the Airbase targeting government as very intense clashes raging in this area.
#OliveBranch: FSA capture Bursaya Camp northern Aleppo following clashes against YPG
Hezbollah-affiliated outlet releases this map of the Turkish intervention, claiming it didn't achieve anything and calling it an aggression
Turkish Army and National Army just entered Birshaya Mountain. Some sources are claiming that the mountain completely captured.
Syria Kurds plead for support from US-led coalition
SDF: "We are demanding from Russia to take a clear stance through their official institutions and make a statement on the attacks. The international Coalition which is our partner in fight against terrorism should fulfill their responsibilities regarding our forces and ppl of Afrin"
It's rumor, not confirmed information, possible fake or hoax
Turkish airforces carried out airstikes in al Kahtaniyah areas, in the countryside of Hasakah - Syrian TV
6 month ago
Turkish President Erdoğan says Afrin operation will end when it achieves its objectives. "U.S says it should not be open-ended. War is not a math calculation, operation will end when we're done." Erdoğan says TR does not intend to stay there but does not need to seek anyone's approval
SDF: "Without the permission of Russia no one can use the airspace in the attacked region. That's why we are calling on Russia to show a clear stance and explain why our peaceful people have been attacked by Turkey under their observation."
6 month ago
Erdogan: Our military operations will enable Syrian refugees to return to their land
Turkish shelling of Afrin continues for the third day.
6 month ago
Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan: We will not back down from the Afrin process and we have an agreement with Russia
SDF says studying possibility of deploying reinforcements to Afrin to repel Turkish attack-news conference
Jaish al Islam Destroyed a land to land rocket launcher "Fill" after targeting it with artillery shells on Hezrma front in the Eastern Ghouta
6 month ago
Prime Minister Theresa May's spokesman says Britain is monitoring events in Syria and says Turkey has legitimate interest in securing its borders but will work with Turkey to find ways of stopping any escalation
6 month ago
DHA: "A camp hosting Free Syrian Army soldiers in Hatay (Turkey) has been hit with a rocket, killing 2 people."
Turkish Coast Guard TCSG12 monitored Northern Fleet 121st brigade's Ropucha class LSTM Alexander Otrakovsky 031 during its Mediterranean-bound Bosphorus transit en route Tartus Syria6 month ago
Turkish Coast Guard TCSG12 monitored Northern Fleet 121st brigade's Ropucha class LSTM Alexander Otrakovsky 031 during its Mediterranean-bound Bosphorus transit en route Tartus Syria
TAF started another operation front from Azaz, east of the Afrin
6 month ago
Developments of Sunday: TR Army stated that, as of 16.30 PM Sunday 198 YPG targets (+90 hit since 20.30 PM Saturday) have been striked by TR AF
Another axis of Afrin offensive launched from Azaz
Syrian Army captured Abu al-Duhur town, Idlib
Operation on Bersaya mountain started with air bombardments and artillery
6 month ago
Syrian Army captured Abu Hariq village in North East Hama
YPG says Turkish air strikes target villages in Afrin, reports on heavy clashes in the area #OperationOliveBranch
Syrian Army captured Abu Murayr in South Aleppo
6 month ago
Kurds invited to take part in Syria peace congress in Sochi: Lavrov
6 month ago
US actions in Syria are either provocation or its a limited knowledge about the real situation - Lavrov
6 month ago
Russia concerned about France request to hold an emergency UNSC meeting on latest developments in Syria - Lavrov
6 month ago
Kremlin spox refuses to deny or confirm whether Russia was aware of Afrin operation in advance.
Barzani: We are worried about latest civilian casualties in Afrin, we urge all sides to sit and solve the issues peacefully.
AfrinOp: OliveBranch forces gathering before opening new front. Several Kirpi MRAPs used.6 month ago
#AfrinOp: OliveBranch forces gathering before opening new front. Several Kirpi MRAPs used.
Turkish warplanes strike YPG targets in the area of Rajo.
FSA Jaish al-Nukhba commander says Tell Sheikh Harouz captured from YPG
Reinforcements to Syria: Heavy with 133 Ural trucks, Russian goverment contractor, Panama flag RoRo Altay transits Med-bound Bosphorus en route to Tartus Syria 06:30Z. AIS set falsely to Alexandria. The usual RoRo A.Tkachenko was getting repaired at TorlakShipyard in Tuzla6 month ago
Reinforcements to Syria: Heavy with 133 Ural trucks, Russian goverment contractor, Panama flag RoRo Altay transits Med-bound Bosphorus en route to Tartus Syria 06:30Z. AIS set falsely to Alexandria. The usual RoRo A.Tkachenko was getting repaired at TorlakShipyard in Tuzla
AfrinOp: National Army with a Fagot, first sight of ATGM since Offensive started.6 month ago
#AfrinOp: National Army with a Fagot, first sight of ATGM since Offensive started.
#OpOliveBranch captured Sheikh Haruz hill, near the Sheikh Haruz village.
#OpOliveBranch announces of the control over Sheikh Ubasi, Marsu and Haftar.
YPG General commander: Russia betrayed us in Afrin.
13 civilians (including children and women) injured after Assad government used Chlorine gas in Douma city in Eastern Ghouta.
Turkey continues its cross border shelling in Afrin Syria
Big Turkish army and National army convoy is about to open another frontline in the OpOliveBranch6 month ago
Big Turkish army and "National army" convoy is about to open another frontline in the #OpOliveBranch
Turkish artillery bombardment targets Kurdish units on Mount Barzaya in the North Aleppo countryside
National army factions showing pictures of seized ammunition6 month ago
"National army" factions showing pictures of seized ammunition
It's rumor, not confirmed information, possible fake or hoax
Syrian Air Defense reinforcements to the North
The Syrian Democratic Forces factions will hold a press conference tomorrow at 12:00 in Ayn Issa regarding Turkish attacks on Afrin
12 Airstrikes reported at Jinderes in Afrin
6 month ago
The Syrian Interim Government announces that the "Syrian National Army" has begun combat operations in rural areas of Manbij and Afrin
6 month ago
No TAF casualities by now. One TAF tank hit on its turret but there is no significant damage
6 month ago
Turkish Armed Forces hit two YPG positions from where they fired rockets toward Reyhanli, Hatay
SDF source says violent clashes erupted between SDF and ISIS in and around the town of al Sh'afa, east of Deir ar Zour, coalition strikes are hitting ISIS targets
Bozena 5 mine clearing vehicle was seen in a FSA group photo in OperationOliveBranch.6 month ago
Bozena 5 mine clearing vehicle was seen in a FSA group photo in #OperationOliveBranch.
Syrian Army and allies also captured Abu 'Isa village today, North east of Abu Al-Duhur airport
6 month ago
Turkish media reports: F-16s are again flying near Turkey-Syria border
Video: Turkish artillery responding to attack on Kilis and Hatay6 month ago
Video: Turkish artillery responding to attack on Kilis and Hatay
YPG claim to have regained control of Adah Manli, Shadia and Surka villages of Raju district and Shinkal village of Bulbul district, as intense clashes continue along some areas of the border
Turkish army is shelling Tal Rifat, Minag, Maranaz
East Idlib: AbuDuhur Airbase after its takeover by government. Offensive   focusing with IRGC-linked forces on areas North and NE. of Airbase.6 month ago
East Idlib: AbuDuhur Airbase after its takeover by government. Offensive focusing with IRGC-linked forces on areas North and NE. of Airbase.
Syrian Army also captured Umm Al-Hutah North East to Abu Al-Duhur airport
Syrian Army and allies captured Atshanah Sharqiyah in South Aleppo countryside
Photos from SAA  Abu Duhur Airport6 month ago
Photos from SAA Abu Duhur Airport
French Foreign Ministry: Paris will press during the meeting of the Security Council to deliver humanitarian aid in Syria
ACV-15 pounding YPG positions amidst OliveBranch Offensive.6 month ago
ACV-15 pounding YPG positions amidst OliveBranch Offensive.
YPG Afrin Commander Mahmoud Berxwedan announces the start of the revolutionary operation against the Turkish forces
More hardware being brought to the Syria border today6 month ago
More hardware being brought to the Syria border today
6 month ago
Three more rockets have been reported in Kilis.
The location of the air assault carried out by TSK near the Afrin center
Two civilians were killed, others injured after heavy artillery bombing targeted the city of Douma in Eastern Ghouta, Syria
6 month ago
Rocket fired from Syrian territory towards Kilis, southern Turkey.
US Secretary of State Tillerson tells his Russian and Turkish counterparts Washington's concern about the situation in Afrin, Syria.
AfrinOp: convoy heading to fight YPG/SDF and FSA advancing in hills on Rajo front.
US State Department says it is very concerned about the situation in northwestern Syria. Calls on Turkey to show restraint
2 new rockets from Afrin, have hit Reyhanli town again. No word on casualties.6 month ago
2 new rockets from Afrin, have hit Reyhanli town again. No word on casualties.
Iran says it is monitoring the Turkish aggression on Afrin with concern, and hopes that Ankara will end its military operations immediately
Another footage from the Turkish Air Force aerial bombardment against YPG ammo depot in Afrin
Deir al-Zour Eastern countryside: Pictures showing the destruction of the bridge of the city of Al-Ashara and the checkpoint of the government forces at the bridge yesterday.
More Turkish army reinforcement reached Azaz, eastern Afrin region.
6 month ago
New wave of YPG rockets fell on Reyhanli, Hatay province. Casualties reported.
Turkish Bayraktar TB2 drones are participating in OperationOliveBranch.6 month ago
Turkish Bayraktar TB2 drones are participating in #OperationOliveBranch.
Turkish strikes kill 8 civilians in Afrin region: monitor
YPG: No villages were captured, there are intense clashes in those allegedly captured villages. The only point that had been seized s was a hill in Raju district and is reseized by us now
TSK and FSA trying to enter Jindires town from Hamam frontline. Heavy clashes going on.
Sounds of conflict were heard from border village of Saatli in Turkish city of Kilis during Turkey's military operation against Syria's Afrin.6 month ago
Sounds of conflict were heard from border village of Saatli in Turkish city of Kilis during Turkey's military operation against Syria's Afrin.
FSA Sultan Suleyman Shah Brigade also involved in 'olive branch' offensive.6 month ago
FSA Sultan Suleyman Shah Brigade also involved in 'olive branch' offensive.
Turkish jets struck Jalbul village in Afrin Canton, 11 civilians are under the rubble. Heyva Sor (Kurdish Red Crescent) in the area for rescue
AfrinOp: aftermath of ATGM strike on Leopard 2A in TSK border post. Back of turret hit without significant damage.6 month ago
#AfrinOp: aftermath of ATGM strike on Leopard 2A in TSK border post. Back of turret hit without significant damage.
National Army FSA and Turkish Armed Forces captured Korni from YPG in Afrin #OperationOliveBranch
6 month ago
Russia removes its military observers in Afrin following Turkish attack — Russian defence ministry.
The rocket launched by the YPG group from the Afrin zone caused many civilians injured. 1 Syrian (refugee) lost his life. The condition of 2 people is grave6 month ago
The rocket launched by the YPG group from the Afrin zone caused many civilians injured. 1 Syrian (refugee) lost his life. The condition of 2 people is grave
Rocket fired from YPG-held Afrin hits Turkey's Reyhanlı, injuring 32 people6 month ago
Rocket fired from YPG-held Afrin hits Turkey's Reyhanlı, injuring 32 people
6 month ago
FM Çavuşoğlu: If France or another country takes this issue to the UN, it will be considered as allies of terrorist organization
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