[Marxism] Turkish aggression in Iraq and Syria
chris_w_slee at hotmail.com
Mon Jan 15 03:37:15 MST 2018
Turkey has recently stepped up its intervention in Iraq and Syria.
Turkey now has about 40 bases in the predominantly Kurdish north of Iraq, and regularly attacks areas where the PKK and its allies are present.
In Syria, Turkey and its proxies, including HTS (the former Jabhat al-Nusra), regularly carry out small acale attacks (e.g. mortar bombardments) on the Democratic Federation of Northern Syria.
Erdogan has made speeches that suggest he is preparing for a large scale invasion of the Afrin area, which is cut off from the rest of the DFNS and largely surrounded by Turkey and Turkish-occupied areas.
1. Turkish intervention in Iraq:
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2. Turkish intervention in Syria
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