Eight Turkish soldiers killed in Syria clashes

Eight Turkish soldiers killed in Syria clashes
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In Syria, eight Turkish soldiers have been killed in fighting in the northern Afrin region.

The Turkish Military says another 13 were injured in the clashes yesterday with several said to be in a critical condition.

Meanwhile, the UN Human Rights Council is due to debate the situation in Syria's besieged Eastern Ghouta area.

More than 580 people have reportedly been killed in the rebel-held enclave near Damascus since the government and its allies intensified bombardment on 18 February.APP/AFP

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