AFRIN- Turkish Occupation army leader have entered to the Syrian lands accompanied by the Hayat Tahrir al-Sham mercenaries.
Activists noted that the aim of the Turkish occupation army leaders’ visit was to check the surrounding of Afrin region in the northern countryside of Aleppo or to negotiate with Hayat Tahrir al-Sham according to the mercenaries’ related websites.
Activists circulated on social media that the military leaders have reached Darat Izza city in the western countryside of the Afrin canton and are checking the surrounding points of Afrin canton.
A footage was also circulated about cars supposed to Turkish leaders’ amongst a convoy of the Hayat Tahrir al-Sham mercenaries.
Observers perceive this move as Turkish efforts to occupy the region and link it to the occupied areas of al-Shahba, thus making a barrier between Afrin and Cizîre cantons.