Turkish led-forces say they have seized control of the Kurdish stronghold of Afrin, northern Syria, on Sunday evening. Fighters celebrated by firing rounds into the air. Symbols of Kurdish rule were quickly destroyed. A statue of Kawa — a legendary blacksmith in Kurdish folklore — was toppled by the victorious troops. According to local media, Turkish forces and the Turkish-backed Free... Еще Syrian Army (FSA) now have total control over the city, following an eight-week offensive to drive out Kurdish fighters.