State TV: Turkish military in Syria, evacuate troops at tomb

ANKARA — Turkey launched an overnight military operation to evacuate troops guarding an Ottoman tomb in Syria, Turkish state-run television reported early Sunday.

TRT television broadcaster said ground troops backed by warplanes crossed into Syrian territory to evacuate troops guarding the tomb, just over the border near the town of Kobani.



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