Turkish forces killed 4 civilians that were trying to cross to Turkey from the Turkish-occupied part of northwestern Syria. The incident took place near the Syrian border town of Khirbet al-Joz. A camp for displaced people is located in the area.
Correction: “this is the doing of your soldiers, erdogan.”
— Lindsey Snell (@LindseySnell) January 21, 2020
Hayat Tahrir al-Sham (formerly the Syrian branch of al-Qaeda) and its Turkish-backed allies prevent civilians from leaving the militant-controlled part of northwestern Syria to the government-controlled area. So, many people are forced to leave in a state of the constant humanitarian crisis and pressure from various miitant groups.
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