We aren’t saying Russians bombed the hell out of Turkish troops in Idlib but if we were….

photo of a slightly Russian aircraft that helped destroy a Turkish convoy that illegally entered Syria pissing off the Russians

UPDATE: Further reports say that the targeted convoy was consisting of both Turkish-backed militants and Turkish troops. No Turkish personnel were injured. (lying denial)

Late on February 10, unidentified warplanes struck positions of the Turkish Army at the Base 46 area, near the town of Atarib in western Aleppo, according to sources close to Hayat Tahrir al-Sham (formerly the Syrian branch of al-Qaeda) and other ‘moderate opposition’ groups.

These reports remain unconfirmed.

The supposed airstrikes followed another round of escalation between the Syrian Army and the Turkish Armed Forces in the province of Idlib. The Turkish side tried to provide direct military support to Hayat Tahrir al-Sham militants attacking Saraqib but got several artillery strikes to its forces at Taftanaz Military Airbase. After this, Ankara announced another decisive PR victory over the Assad regime and once again declared its commitment to the political solution of the conflict.

Unidentified Warplanes Reportedly Struck Turkish Positions Near Syria’s Atarib (UPDATED)

Source: SouthFront

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  1. Erdogan is definitely playing a dangerous game . Pissing off the Russians is a good way to get your butt kicked as the Turks are no match for the Russians. They are literally outgunned and the Russians have been engaged in modern warfare for a very long time. Erdogan is playing with fire or maybe he’s juggling sticks of dynamite and hoping none of them go off.
    Miscalculation has always been the bane of leaders who believed in their own invincibility.

    • Erdogan is dangerous for his unpredictability. We remember how he abruptly rushed to Europe at NATO headquarters, after our downed plane. All his further actions are extremely illogical and contradictory. Permanent meetings with Putin, negotiations, contracts. But in the end, constant confrontation. Erdogan is a person with a sense of impaired dignity. He plays the Sultan, but understands that he does not have allies. Eastern mentality is different from ours. We in Russia know the price of Turkish words. Trust, but verify, keep them in sight.

    • Russians nor americans nor anglo-sax.. they are way too kind and understanding, cause they r way too smaart to know that innocent r not guilty for political games, So don’t confuse them with english speaking monsters in human forms who’s willing to killl innocents for illusionary fake freedoms n $40K a year…