Recep Tayyip Erdogan has set its sights on the Caliphate. Yesterday, alongside the Free Syrian Army rebel militia (ESL) has launched the offensive coming from the turkish territory in Syria to try to wrest the city of ISIS Jarablus. The operation was already in the air for a few days since the ESL rebels were massed at the border. It just is waiting for the green light from Erdogan that kicked off the war operations. The first news coming from the story of the pan-Arab television station Al Jazeera report that the rebels in their advance they managed to snatch ISIS Keklice the village, about 5 kilometers from Jarablus. then hit the first goal that the military operation it had set. Since the start, just before dawn, offensive to wrest the ISIS Jarablus town, the Turkish artillery fired across the border at least 294 shots, hitting 81 targets of the Islamic state. To disseminate detailed information have been some military sources in Ankara, quoted by local media. Also in air strikes by F-16 Turkish jets they were made against targets previously identified by the ground forces.
And the confirmation e war operations came directly from President turkish: “At 4am our army has launched an operation against the terrorist organizations Daesh (Isis) and Pyd” (Kurds) in Syria, “Erdogan announced . Always Erdogan, in a speech broadcast live by Al Jazeera, which has held in sottolinera that the offensive was launched “to defend against attacks on its territory.” The premier turkish then raised the bar: “Enough is enough. Every people has the right to defend itself, and we do not care what they say in Turkey “. And there was the decisive shot on the day of the visit of US Vice President Joe Biden, who arrived in Ankara after the failed coup of 15 July. During the visit is also expected a confrontation on the request for extradition of Fethullah Gulen. The Syrian Kurdish leaders of Pyd, Saleh Moslem, however, has revealed in a manner anything but submissive: “Turkey is the Syrian quagmire. It will defeat as Daesh “.
Having said that, now Turkey after the ads went to the facts as already days had announced that “that would wipe out the organizations which operate from Syria and holding terrorist”. Not only the so Daesh targeted by Erdogan’s cannons. Turkey has also pointed the headlights against the Popular Defence Forces (YPG) Kurdish, that with the support of the United States have achieved in recent years some of the major military successes against the Islamic state. And then there are those who suspect that the offensive on Jarablus is designed to prevent the Kurdish forces to conquer the city, after having torn ISIS ten days ago Manbij, about 40 kilometers south. Kurds are becoming stronger in the area having also conquered a vast area in the city of Hasaka.