Dozens of civilians killed in Turkish shelling of al-Bab in Syria
"Chief of the General Staff of the Armed Forces of the Russian Federation Army General Valery Gerasimov expressed condolences to [Turkish] General Hulusi Akar in connection with the death of three Turkish soldiers operating in the area of the city of al-Bab as a result of unintentional strike by a Russian aircraft".
Al-Bab has been under IS control since 2014, when the group seized large swathes of territory in Syria and neighbouring Iraq, proclaiming its self-described caliphate.
President Recep Tayyip Erdogan said Sunday that Turkey-backed forces had entered the centre of Al-Bab and that its capture was imminent.
Erdogan, speaking in Istanbul, said Al-Bab "is now besieged from all fronts".
Meanwhile, Syrian government forces have managed to wrest full control over an oil field from foreign-sponsored terrorists in the country's central province of Homs. "They retreated towards the Turkish side of the border", a YPJ officer told ARA News.
The newspaper said that the zone was like the demilitarised "Green Line" in Cyprus, created in the 1970s between the Turkish Cypriot and Greek Cypriot communities.
In addition, 194 Daesh targets - including the terror group's shelters, headquarters, defense positions, and vehicles - were hit by Free Syrian Army (FSA) fighters with Turkish army support, said a Turkish General Staff statement.
On August 24, 2016, the Turkish Air Force and special ground forces kicked off Operation Euphrates Shield inside Syria in a declared bid to rid the border area of Daesh terrorists and fighters from the Kurdish People's Protection Units (YPG) and Democratic Union Party (PYD).
The corridor has been set up to the south of the town and is anything from 500 metres to one kilometre wide.
The department store operator reported ($0.21) EPS for the quarter, meeting the Thomson Reuters' consensus estimate of ($0.21). In the last 27 earnings reports, the company has topped earnings-per-share estimates 58% percent of times.
Right-wing opposition leader Petr Fiala (Civic Democrats, ODS) said Steinmeier was an experienced politician and diplomat. He is aware of the fact that the world is going through tough times, his democratic country will try to create stability.
Australian Day had to contend with driving wind and rain over his last four holes before organisers halted play at 1:34 p.m. Elsewhere in golf, Tiger Woods has announced he will not compete in his next two scheduled tournaments due to back spasms.
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Chris Christie on Thursday told non-essential employees to stay home A winter storm watch remains in effect for most of the state. Roads are deserted after 12 inches of snow fell on the city, grounding more than 1,700 flights and bringing NY to a standstill.
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Up until about 2012 , Kim Jong Nam was said to be, a Chinese administrative region the Week once compared to Las Vegas. He was also said to be close to Jang Song-thaek, who was reportedly executed in a 2013 purge ordered by Kim Jong-un.
But Cole Black, who is 45 and from Fuquay-Varina, spoke in favor of the services provided by Planned Parenthood. Reporter Ashley Collins reported live from the scene of a protest against Planned Parenthood in Naples.
On both models the TRD Sport means there are new bumpers, as well as numerous black-finish exterior bits and pieces. Toyota is the most recent culprit, with the new TRD trims on the Tundra and Sequoia (yes, Toyota still makes that).
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7 magnitude quake rocks Surigao City
Be proactive - Use the "Flag as Inappropriate" link at the upper right corner of each comment to let us know of abusive posts. Damage has been also found on the runway of the Surigao City Domestic Airport, forcing the cancellation of all flights.
Previewing and predicting UFC 208 main card events
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China January exports rise 7.9 percent, beating forecasts
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Conor McGregor releases boxing training video
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