Turkey Proclaims Complete Control of Afrin, Announces Next Target in Syria
(VOA): Turkey has declared complete control of the northern Syrian area of Afrin after a two-month-long offensive to oust a Kurdish militia. Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan announced Sunday that the next target is the nearby town of Tal Rifaat. Erdogan has vowed to remove Kurds from power in all areas of Syria and Iraq where they took control after defeating Islamic State militants. As VOA's Zlatica Hoke reports.
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Published Date: Wednesday, March 28th, 2018 | 12:45 AM
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