LEBANESE KURDS PROTEST OVER TURKISH MILITARY OPERATION IN SYRIA’S AFRIN

Lebanese Kurds held a protest, Friday, over the Turkish military operation in Syria’s Kurdish-held Afrin region, the LBCI TV reported.

The Turkish offensive, dubbed “Operation Olive Branch,” began, Saturday week, with the aim of clearing YPG Kurdish militia fighters, from Afrin.

Some 200 protesters gathered in front of the Turkish embassy, in Metn’s Rabieh, raising Kurdish flags and chanting words against Turkey’s offensive, according to the report.

Internal Security Forces, cut off the road about three km from the embassy, redirecting traffic to a side road.

More than 1,000 protesters demonstrated in front of the Russian Embassy in Lebanon, on Monday, due to perceived support of Russia to the Turkish offensive

Source: NAM News Network