Turkish troops take control of Bursayah hill, which separates the Kurdish-held enclave of Afrin from the Turkey-controlled town of Azaz, Syria, Jan. 28, 2018. (DHA-Depo Photos via AP)
Operation Olive Branch

Military Showdown Between Turkey and US In Syria Looms Near

As Turkish troops push further into Syria in their ongoing campaign to route US-backed rebel factions from the region, the risk of a US-Turkey military confrontation looms nearer.