State TV: Syrian troops thwarted infiltration by armed group from Turkey
A day after the two countries launched reciprocal cross-border attacks, Syrian state TV stopped armed groups trying to sneak into the Syrian border town of Khirbet al-Jous.
Syrian troops thwarted an infiltration attempt by armed groups from neighboring Turkey, state television reported Friday, a day after the two countrieslaunched reciprocal cross-border attacks.
The broadcaster added that the armed groups were trying to sneak into the Syrian border town of Khirbet al-Jous.
The Syrian troops confronted and killed most of the infiltrators, many of whom were foreigners, including a Turkish citizen, reported the television broadcast.
Turkeys parliament Thursday approved a government request to carry out a possible military operation inside Syria.
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