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Turkish forces enter Syria's Afrin town

Turkish soldiers ride on a military vehicle in the center of Afrin. Turkey's military and its Syrian rebel allies claim to have taken full control of northwest Syria's Afrin region.

REUTERS/Khalil Ashawi

Turkish soldiers ride on a military vehicle in the center of Afrin. Turkey's military and its Syrian rebel allies claim to have taken full control of northwest Syria's Afrin region. REUTERS/Khalil Ashawi

Turkish soldiers ride on a military vehicle in the center of Afrin. Turkey's military and its Syrian rebel allies claim to have taken full control of northwest Syria's Afrin region. REUTERS/Khalil Ashawi
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Men walk through debris in the center of Afrin. 

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Men walk through debris in the center of Afrin. REUTERS/Khalil Ashawi

Men walk through debris in the center of Afrin. REUTERS/Khalil Ashawi
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Turkish soldiers are seen in the center of Afrin. REUTERS/Khalil Ashawi

Turkish soldiers are seen in the center of Afrin. REUTERS/Khalil Ashawi

Turkish soldiers are seen in the center of Afrin. REUTERS/Khalil Ashawi
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Turkish soldiers ride on a military vehicle as a Kurdish statue that was pulled down is seen in the center of Afrin. REUTERS/Khalil Ashawi

Turkish soldiers ride on a military vehicle as a Kurdish statue that was pulled down is seen in the center of Afrin. REUTERS/Khalil Ashawi

Turkish soldiers ride on a military vehicle as a Kurdish statue that was pulled down is seen in the center of Afrin. REUTERS/Khalil Ashawi
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People speak with Turkish soldiers in the center of Afrin. REUTERS/Khalil Ashawi

People speak with Turkish soldiers in the center of Afrin. REUTERS/Khalil Ashawi

People speak with Turkish soldiers in the center of Afrin. REUTERS/Khalil Ashawi
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People ride in a truck with their belongings in the center of Afrin. REUTERS/Khalil Ashawi

People ride in a truck with their belongings in the center of Afrin. REUTERS/Khalil Ashawi

People ride in a truck with their belongings in the center of Afrin. REUTERS/Khalil Ashawi
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A man gestures as he sits next to a Turkish-backed Free Syrian Army fighter in the center of Afrin. REUTERS/Khalil Ashawi

A man gestures as he sits next to a Turkish-backed Free Syrian Army fighter in the center of Afrin. REUTERS/Khalil Ashawi

A man gestures as he sits next to a Turkish-backed Free Syrian Army fighter in the center of Afrin. REUTERS/Khalil Ashawi
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People walk as Turkish soldiers stand guard in the center of Afrin. REUTERS/Khalil Ashawi

People walk as Turkish soldiers stand guard in the center of Afrin. REUTERS/Khalil Ashawi

People walk as Turkish soldiers stand guard in the center of Afrin. REUTERS/Khalil Ashawi
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People walk through debris in the center of Afrin. REUTERS/Khalil Ashawi

People walk through debris in the center of Afrin. REUTERS/Khalil Ashawi

People walk through debris in the center of Afrin. REUTERS/Khalil Ashawi
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People ride on a tractor with their belongings in the center of Afrin. REUTERS/Khalil Ashawi

People ride on a tractor with their belongings in the center of Afrin. REUTERS/Khalil Ashawi

People ride on a tractor with their belongings in the center of Afrin. REUTERS/Khalil Ashawi
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Men ride motorcycles as Turkish soldiers are seen with their military vehicle in the center of Afrin. REUTERS/Khalil Ashawi

Men ride motorcycles as Turkish soldiers are seen with their military vehicle in the center of Afrin. REUTERS/Khalil Ashawi

Men ride motorcycles as Turkish soldiers are seen with their military vehicle in the center of Afrin. REUTERS/Khalil Ashawi
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A boy takes pictures of people with Turkish soldiers in the center of Afrin. REUTERS/Khalil Ashawi

A boy takes pictures of people with Turkish soldiers in the center of Afrin. REUTERS/Khalil Ashawi

A boy takes pictures of people with Turkish soldiers in the center of Afrin. REUTERS/Khalil Ashawi
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Children ride in a vehicle in the center of Afrin. REUTERS/Khalil Ashawi

Children ride in a vehicle in the center of Afrin. REUTERS/Khalil Ashawi

Children ride in a vehicle in the center of Afrin. REUTERS/Khalil Ashawi
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