Despite the UN Security Council Resolution 2401, which obligates all parties to stop hostilities, the Turkish state continues to violate the international resolution and targets our people in Afrin with deferent types of weapons and airstrikes, which expose our people to a systematic annihilation. Therefore, our forces are confined to self- defense in case of any attacks on Afrin.
1– Afrin/ city center: the Tirkish occupation army and its terrorist factions (ISIS-Al Nusra) are still targeting the civilians inside Afrin to force them to displacement. They use deferent types of weapons, where 3 shells landed landed this morning on inside the city causing casualties within the children.
2– Sherra: the clashes continue between our forces and the Turkish invasion army and its terrorist allies in the villages of Sharra axis, accompanied by indiscriminate artillery shelling and airstrikes. The enegagments are concentrated in Matina village since early morning until writing this report. Also, Aljiya village was a target for the Turkish raids. Moreover, the Turkish aerial bombardment did not stop on the villages of Sinka, Senkerli and Maydanki since last night.
3– Raju: the Turkish jets targeted the village on Raju axis since yesterday, coincided with artillery shelling.
4– Belbeleh: all of the villages in this axis were targets of the Turkish bombardment since yesterday until now.
5– Jinderes: Jinderes downtown and the surrounding villages were exposed to the indiscriminate shelling since yesterday until this morning. Also the shelling concentrated on Darwishiyah village.
The airstrikes which targeted Jinderes caused civilian casualties, where still there are corpses under the rubble including women and children corpses.
Also, Meski village has been exposing to artillery shelling since yesterday until now without stopping. Meanwhile, Fareriyah village was a target for the Turkish airstrikes since yesterday until now, where civilian casualties were reported including children and women.
6– Shiyah: all of the village in this axis were targets for the Turkish raids since yesterday until this morning, accompanied by random artillery strikes, where the shelling was concentrated in Aranda village.
7– Mabata: the Turkish invasion army and its terrorist factions are still targeting all off the villages in this axis , accompanied by airstrikes on Bremejeh, Mirkan and Shetka villages.
SDF Media Center
6 March 2018