ANKARA

Over 590 Syrians living in Turkey have voluntarily returned to their homeland after the areas were liberated from terrorists by Turkey’s anti-terror operations, the country’s National Defense Ministry on Thursday.

“593 Syrian brethren who fled PKK/YPG terror group’s oppression by seeking refuge in Jarablus [Jarabulus] (Operation Euphrates Shield area) have begun voluntarily returning to their Tal Abyad homes in a safe manner,” the ministry said on Twitter.

“Our Syrian brethren continue returning to their homes in the Operation Peace Spring area,” it added.

Operation Euphrates Shield and its successors, Operation Olive Branch in 2018 and Operation Peace Spring —

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