Turkish artillery fired on the positions of Kurdish fighters in the area of military base «Wide» in Northern Syria. Kurdish militias have seized the base on February 11, knocking out the Islamists, including militants of the terrorist organization «Dzhabhat EN-Nusra».
News Agency AP reported that information about the shelling was confirmed by representatives of the human rights organization Syrian Observatory for Human Rights and sources in the town of Azaz, located nearby. The Kurds are going to storm this town, presumably acting as an important link in supply routes-sponsored by Turkey of the Syrian opposition.
However, the Ministry of foreign Affairs of Turkey confirmed the reports about shelling, noting that he has no information about the incident.
In addition, representatives seriesparallel troops declared intention in the near future to invade the province of raqqa, where is the capital of the self-proclaimed «Caliphate».