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    Turkish Forces Shell Syrian Army Positions in Latakia - Source

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    A military source said that Turkish armed forces shelled Syrian army positions in the northern Syrian province of Latakia.

    ALEPPO (Sputnik) – Turkish armed forces shelled Syrian army positions in the northern Syrian province of Latakia, a military source told RIA Novosti early Sunday.

    "Turkish artillery opened fire on the positions of the Syrian army in the Alia hills region of northwest Latakia. Several shells have fallen from Turkish territory," the unnamed source said.

    Turkish forces shelled Kurdish self-defense positions around the town of Azaz in nearby Aleppo province earlier.

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