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Syria: 2 dead and 19 injured in two terrorist attacks in the north of the country


AA / Ankara

The Turkish Defense Ministry announced on Tuesday that two people had been killed and 19 others injured among the civilian population in two simultaneous terrorist attacks targeting the town of Jarablous in northern Syria.

The ministry said in a statement that two bombs, one on a motorcycle and the other in a garbage can, exploded today in Jarablous, the Syrian city freed from terrorism thanks to Operation Shield of the Euphrates “.

The statement stressed that the YPG / PKK Terrorist Organization has not abandoned its bloody terrorist attacks targeting innocent civilians, noting that both attacks killed two civilians and injured 19 others.

The ministry stressed that Turkey will continue to fight terrorism until the terrorists’ hideouts are destroyed.

The Turkish army succeeded, thanks to the operation “Shield of the Euphrates”, launched on August 24, 2016, to eradicate terrorist elements on the surface of 2,055 km² of land in the north of Syria.

* Translated from Arabic by Hend Abdessamad

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