Afrin Liberation Forces revealed a series of operations they carried out against the Turkish occupation army and its mercenaries through a statement that said:
"Our forces continue to carry out military operations against the soldiers of the Turkish occupation army and its mercenaries in Afrin and its surroundings, killing and wounding more in the ranks of the mercenaries, in this context:
In 29 June, our forces detonated an explosive device targeting a military vehicle of the type (van) belonging to the mercenaries of the Turkish occupation in the vicinity of the city of Mara', where the death of a mercenary was confirmed and wounding three others.
On 2 July, our forces carried out two operations targeting the concentration points of soldiers of the Turkish occupation in the village of Mariamin in the area of Shera, where the two points were destroyed and two mercenaries were killed, including a Turkish soldier and another from Liwa al-Shamal, in addition to wounding two Turkish soldiers.
On 02 July, our forces ambushed the mercenaries (Liwa al-Shamal) of the Turkish occupation in the vicinity of the village of Kafr Khashr of the city of Azaz, where clashes broke out between our fighters and mercenaries, killing two mercenaries and wounding four others, in addition to damaging a military machinery.
In the meantime, a group of mercenaries tried to intervene in the clashes, where our forces detonated an explosive device at a military vehicle, which resulted in the injury of seven mercenaries, including serious cases, in addition to the destruction of the machinery.
On 02 July, our forces clashed with the mercenaries of the Turkish occupation in the vicinity of the city of Mara, where it was not possible to know the number of casualties in the ranks of mercenaries. "