Syrian SDF: Turkish jets pound border towns, villages in northeast

by Reuters
Wednesday, 9 October 2019 15:01 GMT

BEIRUT, Oct 9 (Reuters) - Turkish jets struck military positions and civilians in the Syrian border towns of Tel Abyad and Ras al-Ain, as well as near the cities of Qamishli and Ain Issa in northeast Syria, the Kurdish-led force that controls the region said.

The Syrian Democratic Forces (SDF) said on Twitter that there was a wave of displacement and initial reports of civilian casualties without giving further details. (Reporting by Ellen Francis; Editing by Alison Williams)

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