BEIRUT, August 4. /TASS/. The Turkish Armed Forces carried out an attack on the As-Safavieh settlement located east of the Ayn Issa town in Syria’s Raqqa province, Syria’s Alikhbaria TV channel reported on Wednesday, citing local sources.
According to the news outlet, the attack killed three underage persons and their father. The mother of the kids suffered wounds.
Turkey has conducted three military operations in northern Syria since 2017, dubbed Euphrates Shield, Olive Branch and Peace Spring. As a result, Ankara created a security buffer zone between the cities of Azaz and Jarabulus north of Aleppo, occupied the city of Afrin and took control of border areas east of the Euphrates River. Damascus views Turkish troops present in the country as occupation forces.
Three children and their father martyred in Turkish occupation warplanes’ attack on Raqqa countryside
4 August، 2021
Four persons of one family, three children and their father were martyred, and the mother was injured in an attack by the Turkish occupation forces on the countryside of Ayn Issa city in Raqqa northern countryside.
Civil sources told SANA that warplanes affiliated to Turkish occupation forces targeted on Wednesday morning the residential houses in al-Safaweah village, east of Ayn Issa city, on the outskirts of the international road (M4) with several missiles, claiming the lives of three children and their father immediately while the mother was seriously injured as the house was completely destroyed.