On Monday morning, HRE issued a written statement to the public opinion regarding the operations carried out against the Turkish occupation and its mercenaries in Afrin and its environs.
The text of the statement is:
On January 23, our forces carried out a specific operation against a group of mercenaries from the so-called “military police” of the Turkish occupation in the village of Tal Battal, which is located in the town of al-Rai in al-Bab area.
During the operation, our forces carried out operation directly against the mercenaries, resulted in the killing 2 of Turkish's mercenaries.
On January 25, our forces targeted mercenaries from "Liwa Samarkand " stationed in the village of Kafr Safra in Jandres district. The operation resulted in the death of two of them and the injury of another mercenary.
In the recent period, the Turkish occupation has intensified its bombing of the villages of Afrin and al-Shahba using mortars and artillery, which caused material damage to civilians' properties amid the continuous hovering Turkish drones over the sky of the area.