International | Turkish forces move into northern Syria with air attack destroying ancient Hittite temple
by Mindy Belz
Posted 1/29/18, 12:49 pm
SYRIA: The United States has no plans to withdraw troops stationed near Manbij despite warnings from Turkey, which has staged a cross-border offensive into nearby Ain Dara in northern Syria. Indiscriminate shelling by Turkish air forces destroyed the Ain Dara archaeological site dating to 1300 B.C., including a Hittite temple.