Many countries have showed support for the Turkey's military operation in Syria's Afrin region, but some have expressed concerns. Turkey says those concerns are misplaced.

Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan (R), Turkish Interior Minister Suleyman Soylu (L) and other officials gather to receive information about the third day of the 'Operation Olive Branch' to Afrin, from the commanders in the area via video conference in Ankara, Turkey on January 23, 2018.
Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan (R), Turkish Interior Minister Suleyman Soylu (L) and other officials gather to receive information about the third day of the 'Operation Olive Branch' to Afrin, from the commanders in the area via video conference in Ankara, Turkey on January 23, 2018. (AA)

Turkey's Operation Olive Branch in Syria's Afrin continues to push the YPG back from its border.

The Turkish military says hundreds of terrorists have been neutralised and the operation is achieving the desired objectives. 

But away from the battleground, there is another active front - the diplomatic one.  

TRT World's Hasan Abdullah takes a look at that.

Source: TRT World