Heavy artillery shelling by the Turkish military on Maidan-Ekbis NW Efrin and Jinderes SW of Efrin ANHA: The Turkish army carried out tonight 14 airstrikes on the villages Umm Qurah, Um Hosh and Hassiah.Turkish Air Force still hitting YPG in north AleppoTurkish fighter jets entered Greece air space Wed., prompting response by 2 Greek aircraft, leading to a dogfight TAF: FSA forces have established control in 155 residential areas in total since the beginning of the operation #EuphratesShield Activist in Mare : Huge explosions as a result of Turkish airforce striking SDF positions 12 times at Umm Hosh and Al-Hasyeh Turkish forces entered Aqrabat to prepare for ground invasion against SDF in Efrin, however they withdrew due to local pressure via al-Dorar#EuphratesShield Turkish Howitzers Fırtına hit Tal Rifat while Turkish Air Force bombing Al Hassiah for 6 times now#EuphratesShield Turkish Air Force hit Umm QurahMan who violently beat partner's toddler son at a playground in a restaurant in Ordu arrested, put into prison Jabal Nayaf under SDF control, near Shahbha lake, consolidating control over the area. SDF now at open offensive toward Bab. 57th Day of Operation Euphrates ShieldTurkish artillery struck SDF positions at Hasajik, Hasieh, Shahba Dam and Um Hosh [Likely false - no confirmation of Russian planes] Reports of airstrike on FSA controlled Tell Malid while Turkish artillery hits SDF, Aleppo Turkish army has targeted Jaish AlThuwar (SDF) positions around Um-Qura village w/ over a hundred rounds, attacks continue. [Likely false - no confirmation of Russian planes] Russian airforce bombed FSA South of Mare, North AleppoTurkey assured the people of Aqrabat they will not advance any further and will remain till they complete construction of the new crossing. The new border crossing is going to be for FSA. The crossing will have several security perimeters to prevent another IS VBIED. More pictures of Turkish military at the fields of AqrabatNW Idlib: Turkish Army entered in Syria near Aqrabat with tanks and bulldozers likely to set up a new crossing point. Tens of bulldozers and over 50 Turkish soldiers with several Armored vehicles have crossed the Syrian border next to 'Aqrabat. Turkish army is shelling positions of the SDF-led Jaysh al-Thuwar in the village Um al-QuraIsrael releases Turkish national accused of 'espionage' Mortar shells wound woman, child in southern Turkey: Dogan Two injuries reported after three shells impact Osmaniye, in southwestern Turkey Turkey's interior minister defends ban on gatherings Turkey looks to gradually reduce its inflation rate within next 3 years from 7.5 pct in 2016 to 5 pct in 2018 Erdogan: "We had a conversation with Putin, he had a request about Nusra to abondon Aleppo, and we instructed friends accordingly" Turkish President Erdoğan: IS and the YPG/PYD are just pawns serving the same purpose and the same master. Turkey is implementing its own plans now. Turkish President Erdoğan: Turkey did not ask for permission from anyone when it decided to start the Jarablus operation.

Map. History of Turkey conflict

19 October 2016
TAF: FSA forces have established control in 155 residential areas in total since the beginning of the operation #EuphratesShield
57th Day of Operation Euphrates Shield
More pictures of Turkish military at the fields of Aqrabat
NW Idlib: Turkish Army entered in Syria near Aqrabat with tanks and bulldozers likely to set up a new crossing point.
Turkish army is shelling positions of the SDF-led Jaysh al-Thuwar in the village Um al-Qura
Israel releases Turkish national accused of 'espionage'
Turkey's interior minister defends ban on gatherings
Turkish President Erdoğan: IS and the YPG/PYD are just pawns serving the same purpose and the same master. Turkey is implementing its own plans now.
Turkish President Erdoğan: Turkey did not ask for permission from anyone when it decided to start the Jarablus operation.