The military offered condolences to the families of the martyred soldiers and wished injured soldiers a speedy recovery.
There, Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan has unleashed his army and Syrian former rebel fighters to take Afrin from a group he sees as aligned with the outlawed Kurdish PKK group fighting within Turkey.
A British woman fighting alongside Kurdish forces in the Syrian region of Afrin was killed in the Turkish-led offensive on the area, a spokeswoman for the forces said Monday.
On Monday, the Pentagon voiced concern that Turkey's military drive could further weaken the battle against Islamic State in southern Syria, where Syrian Kurdish fighters form the backbone of the USA -led campaign.
He said his forces might also go as far as Qamishli, a Syrian town where that country's government controls the airport and a security zone.
Turkey considers the YPG to be a "terrorist" group and the Syrian offshoot of the Kurdistan Workers' Party (PKK) which has waged a bloody three-decade insurgency against the Turkish state. "If you can't handle it, then we may suddenly enter Sinjar one night and clear out the PKKs there".
Erdogan said Turkish troops and allied Syrian forces would press east, toward the Syrian town of Manbij and areas east of the Euphrates River, including Ras al-Ayn and Ayn al-Arab, the Arabic name for the Kurdish town of Kobani. Ankara has accused the USA of not fulfilling a promise to move Syrian Kurdish fighters out of Manbij.
In his speech before AKP parliamentarians in February, Erdogan ordered the U.S.to oust YPG fighters from Manbij.
Hundreds of foreign fighters have joined the YPG and YPJ in Syria, with many saying they wanted to back a "revolution" for participatory democracy and women's rights.
The US State Department calls on Turkey to "exercise restraint", but Defense Secretary Jim Mattis says Ankara has "legitimate" security concerns and had warned Washington prior to the operation. Images have emerged of torched stores, and of men in uniforms and others in civilian clothes walking out of homes with household goods.
Now the Fed holds four press conferences a year, following meetings when they issue their quarterly economic projections. The reason for their cautious approach to raising interest rates is stubbornly low inflation.
The spending bill had been negotiated by Trump's own aides - with sign-off from the boss on every major decision. "Please do, Mr. White House spokeswoman Sarah Sanders was expected to face questions about the veto threat at a briefing scheduled for 1 p.m.
White House press secretary Sarah Huckabee Sanders confirmed Trump spoke with Putin yesterday morning. The UK government blamed the nerve agent attack on Russian Federation , which denies any involvement.
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Dublin Fire Brigade said eight fire engines, specialist fire-fighting equipment and paramedics were at the scene. According to the eyewitness John Sheridan, "at least five floors" of the building may be covered by a flame.
China's Commerce Ministry said Beijing was considering a tariff increase of 25 percent on pork and aluminum scrap, mirroring Mr. The US President Donald Trump said he will impose tariffs of $60 billion on Chinese imports on Thursday.
Ruszczyk's death caused outrage in the United States and Australia and led to the resignation of the city's police chief. Noor was booked in Hennepin County Jail on felony charges of second-degree manslaughter and third-degree murder.
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