Any offensive on Mosul intimately concerns Ankara as any mistake could lead to thousands of people fleeing their homeland, harm the struggle against the Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant (ISIL) and raise new complications in the fight against the outlawed Kurdistan Workers’ Party (PKK), presidential spokesperson İbrahim Kalın has said. Source Hurriyet Daily
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Three Turkish fighter jets violated Greek air space in the central and northeastern Aegean four times on Tuesday. Source Ekathimerini
Turkey is continuing to escalate its provocations against Greece, as five fighter jets of the Turkish Air force violated Greek air space 6 times and committed air traffic infringements, Friday. Source Tornos News
Armed forces participated in a divisive holiday celebration in the Republika Srpska entity, contravening orders from the Ministry of Defence. The members of the Third Infantry Brigade, made up of soldiers from Republika Srpska, participated in the event despite explicit orders not to do so from the Ministry of Defence and a warning from NATO command in Bosnia. Source Balkan Insight