Afrin: Turkey battles Kurds over key mountain

Turkey is battling to take a key mountain in northern Syria, as it steps up its offensive against US-backed Kurdish fighters in the Afrin region.

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    Turkey is battling to take a key mountain in northern Syria, as it steps up its offensive against US-backed Kurdish fighters in the Afrin region.

    Turkey has accused the YPG of using the mountain to fire shells across the border into the Turkish town of Kilis.

    Al Jazeera's Stefanie Dekker reports from Kilis.


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