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Turkish army tanks enter Afrin, an enclave in northern Syria controlled by U.S.-allied Kurdish fighters, in Hassa, Hatay, Turkey, Monday, Jan. 22, 2018. Turkey's President Recep Tayyip Erdogan has said his country will "not take a step back" from its military operation on Afrin. Speaking in Ankara on Monday_the third day of the operation— Erdogan said Turkey's "fundamental goal" is ensuring national security, preserving Syria's territorial integrity and protecting the Syrian people.(AP Photo)
Turkish army tanks enter Afrin, an enclave in northern Syria controlled by U.S.-allied Kurdish fighters, in Hassa, Hatay, Turkey, Monday, Jan. 22, 2018. Turkey's President Recep Tayyip Erdogan has said his country will "not take a step back" from its military operation on Afrin. Speaking in Ankara on Monday_the third day of the operation— Erdogan said Turkey's "fundamental goal" is ensuring national security, preserving Syria's territorial integrity and protecting the Syrian people.(AP Photo)

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State media: 7 soldiers killed near Afrin

At least seven Turkish soldiers were killed in Syria's Afrin province, Turkey's state-run Anadolu Agency said. Five of the deaths came when a Turkish tank was destroyed by a missile.

State media: 7 soldiers killed near Afrin

At least seven Turkish soldiers were killed in Syria's Afrin province, Turkey's state-run Anadolu Agency said. Five of the deaths came when a Turkish tank was destroyed by a missile.