The Syrian Observatory For Human Rights

Aleppo | Turkish forces shell Tel Rifaat city, as Turkish drones flying over the region

Aleppo province: SOHR sources have reported that several shells fired by Turkish forces this afternoon hit positions in Tel Rifaat city, which is under the control of Kurdish and regime forces in the northern countryside of Aleppo and hosts a Russian military base. However, no casualties have been reported. The Turkish bombardment was coincided with the flight of Turkish drones over the region.


Yesterday, SOHR sources reported that Turkish forces continued their intensive bombardment on the Kurdish-held areas in the northern and north-western countryside of Aleppo. Since sunset, Turkish forces launched over 180 rockets and artillery shells on Ain Daqna, Tel Ajjar , Deir Jamal road , Kafr Naya suburbs, Kafr Antwan, Tatmarsh, Abynand, Aqbiya, the vicinity of Tel Refaat , Sadd al-Shahbaa, and several other sites in Kurdish-controlled areas, which resulted in martial damage and injured a child in Aqbiya.


SOHR reported in the evening that Turkish forces intensively shelled the villages of Ibbin, Oqbiyah, Sawghankah, Wahshiyyah, Harbal, the surrounding areas of Tel Refaat, Shirawa district, Sadd al-Shahbaa and other positions in al-Shahbaa area in areas under the control of Kurdish forces, reacting the massacre of Afrin. However, no casualties were reported.