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Turkish-backed forces push into Syria

Smoke rises as Turkish-backed Free Syrian Army fighters advanced in north of Afrin, March 8. 


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Smoke rises as Turkish-backed Free Syrian Army fighters advanced in north of Afrin, March 8. REUTERS/Khalil Ashawi

Smoke rises as Turkish-backed Free Syrian Army fighters advanced in north of Afrin, March 8. REUTERS/Khalil Ashawi
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Debris and wreckage of cars seen along a road after Turkish-backed Free Syrian Army fighters advanced north of Afrin, March 8. 


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Debris and wreckage of cars seen along a road after Turkish-backed Free Syrian Army fighters advanced north of Afrin, March 8. REUTERS/Khalil Ashawi

Debris and wreckage of cars seen along a road after Turkish-backed Free Syrian Army fighters advanced north of Afrin, March 8. REUTERS/Khalil Ashawi
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Turkish-backed Free Syrian Army fighters are seen praying in a field in eastern Afrin, March 9. 



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Turkish-backed Free Syrian Army fighters are seen praying in a field in eastern Afrin, March 9. REUTERS/ Khalil Ashawi

Turkish-backed Free Syrian Army fighters are seen praying in a field in eastern Afrin, March 9. REUTERS/ Khalil Ashawi
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A Turkish-backed Free Syrian Army fighter gestures after Free Syrian Army forces took control of Kafr Jana village, north of Afrin, March 7. REUTERS/Khalil Ashawi

A Turkish-backed Free Syrian Army fighter gestures after Free Syrian Army forces took control of Kafr Jana village, north of Afrin, March 7. REUTERS/Khalil Ashawi

A Turkish-backed Free Syrian Army fighter gestures after Free Syrian Army forces took control of Kafr Jana village, north of Afrin, March 7. REUTERS/Khalil Ashawi
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Turkish-backed Free Syrian Army fighters remove a picture of Kurdistan Workers Party (PKK) leader Abdullah Ocalan in Kafr Jana village north of Afrin, March 7. 

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Turkish-backed Free Syrian Army fighters remove a picture of Kurdistan Workers Party (PKK) leader Abdullah Ocalan in Kafr Jana village north of Afrin, March 7. REUTERS/Khalil Ashawi

Turkish-backed Free Syrian Army fighters remove a picture of Kurdistan Workers Party (PKK) leader Abdullah Ocalan in Kafr Jana village north of Afrin, March 7. REUTERS/Khalil Ashawi
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Turkish-backed Free Syrian Army fighters ride a military vehicle after Free Syrian Army forces took control of Kafr Jana village, north of Afrin, March 7. 

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Turkish-backed Free Syrian Army fighters ride a military vehicle after Free Syrian Army forces took control of Kafr Jana village, north of Afrin, March 7. REUTERS/Khalil Ashawi

Turkish-backed Free Syrian Army fighters ride a military vehicle after Free Syrian Army forces took control of Kafr Jana village, north of Afrin, March 7. REUTERS/Khalil Ashawi
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Turkish-backed Free Syrian Army fighters are seen after Free Syrian Army forces took control of Kafr Jana village north of Afrin, March 7. REUTERS/Khalil Ashawi

Turkish-backed Free Syrian Army fighters are seen after Free Syrian Army forces took control of Kafr Jana village north of Afrin, March 7. REUTERS/Khalil Ashawi

Turkish-backed Free Syrian Army fighters are seen after Free Syrian Army forces took control of Kafr Jana village north of Afrin, March 7. REUTERS/Khalil Ashawi
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Turkish-backed Free Syrian Army fighters take up position as they advance north of Afrin, March 6. REUTERS/Khalil Ashawi

Turkish-backed Free Syrian Army fighters take up position as they advance north of Afrin, March 6. REUTERS/Khalil Ashawi

Turkish-backed Free Syrian Army fighters take up position as they advance north of Afrin, March 6. REUTERS/Khalil Ashawi
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A Turkish-backed Free Syrian Army fighter tends to a man in Kafr Jana village north of Afrin, March 7. 

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A Turkish-backed Free Syrian Army fighter tends to a man in Kafr Jana village north of Afrin, March 7. REUTERS/Khalil Ashawi

A Turkish-backed Free Syrian Army fighter tends to a man in Kafr Jana village north of Afrin, March 7. REUTERS/Khalil Ashawi
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Turkish-backed Free Syrian Army fighters take selfies as they advance north of Afrin, March 6. 

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Turkish-backed Free Syrian Army fighters take selfies as they advance north of Afrin, March 6. REUTERS/Khalil Ashawi

Turkish-backed Free Syrian Army fighters take selfies as they advance north of Afrin, March 6. REUTERS/Khalil Ashawi
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Turkish-backed Free Syrian Army fighters walk as they advance north of Afrin, March 6. REUTERS/Khalil Ashawi

Turkish-backed Free Syrian Army fighters walk as they advance north of Afrin, March 6. REUTERS/Khalil Ashawi

Turkish-backed Free Syrian Army fighters walk as they advance north of Afrin, March 6. REUTERS/Khalil Ashawi
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Turkish-backed Free Syrian Army fighters carry a Syrian Republic flag in Rajo, March 4. 

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Turkish-backed Free Syrian Army fighters carry a Syrian Republic flag in Rajo, March 4. REUTERS/Khalil Ashawi

Turkish-backed Free Syrian Army fighters carry a Syrian Republic flag in Rajo, March 4. REUTERS/Khalil Ashawi
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Turkish-backed Free Syrian Army fighters help a wounded colleague in Rajo, March 3. REUTERS/Khalil Ashawi

Turkish-backed Free Syrian Army fighters help a wounded colleague in Rajo, March 3. REUTERS/Khalil Ashawi

Turkish-backed Free Syrian Army fighters help a wounded colleague in Rajo, March 3. REUTERS/Khalil Ashawi
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A Turkish-backed Free Syrian Army fighters fires a projectile in Rajo, March 3. REUTERS/Khalil Ashawi

A Turkish-backed Free Syrian Army fighters fires a projectile in Rajo, March 3. REUTERS/Khalil Ashawi

A Turkish-backed Free Syrian Army fighters fires a projectile in Rajo, March 3. REUTERS/Khalil Ashawi
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Smoke rises in Rajo, March 3. REUTERS/Khalil Ashawi

Smoke rises in Rajo, March 3. REUTERS/Khalil Ashawi

Smoke rises in Rajo, March 3. REUTERS/Khalil Ashawi
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Turkish-backed Free Syrian Army fighters carry their wounded colleague in Rajo, March 3. 

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Turkish-backed Free Syrian Army fighters carry their wounded colleague in Rajo, March 3. REUTERS/Khalil Ashawi

Turkish-backed Free Syrian Army fighters carry their wounded colleague in Rajo, March 3. REUTERS/Khalil Ashawi
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Turkish-backed Free Syrian Army fighters are seen in Rajo, March 3. REUTERS/Khalil Ashawi

Turkish-backed Free Syrian Army fighters are seen in Rajo, March 3. REUTERS/Khalil Ashawi

Turkish-backed Free Syrian Army fighters are seen in Rajo, March 3. REUTERS/Khalil Ashawi
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A Turkish-backed Free Syrian Army fighter is seen in Afrin, March 2. REUTERS/Khalil Ashawi

A Turkish-backed Free Syrian Army fighter is seen in Afrin, March 2. REUTERS/Khalil Ashawi

A Turkish-backed Free Syrian Army fighter is seen in Afrin, March 2. REUTERS/Khalil Ashawi
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