Turkish forces continue to clear mines in Afrin
95 mines and handmade explosives cleared since Afrin was liberated on March 18
Turkish forces continue to clear recently liberated areas in Afrin, in northwestern Syria, of mines left behind by YPG/PKK terrorists.
A total of 95 mines and handmade explosives have been destroyed since Afrin was liberated from the YPG/PKK terrorist group on March 18, the General Staff said in a statement on Wednesday.
The Turkish Army is providing the means for civilians to return to their homes safely, the statement added.
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