The commander of the Kurdish forces of the “people’s self-defense Forces” Sipan Boor called on the Syrian military units to defend the territory from the Turkish troops Afrin. This statement was made on television channel Al Mayadeen. In particular, he called as soon as possible to send to the border with Turkey, the area of reinforcement.
According to TASS, the Kurdish forces have managed to contain the attacks of the opposition “free Syrian army” (FSA), which supports the Turkish heavy equipment and artillery. At the moment the Turks lost a few tanks, a helicopter and a drone. Units of SAA are the casualties: killed 185 people, including two field commanders. The loss of the Kurds amounted to 148 people killed.