At the moment, there are three Armenian families in Syrian Afrina, which is exposed to attack by the Turkish army, Zarmig Chilaposhyan-Poghigian, Editor of the Aleppo-based Kantsasar periodical told Armenian News-NEWS.am.
According to her, three families of Armenians live in Afrin. The day before, one Armenian was wounded in Afrin. During the actions of the Turkish
Armed Forces against the Kurds in Afrin, one of the shells fell into a house belonging to an Armenian.
Before the military operations many Armenians have been living in Afrin, as well as in the nearby village of Azaz. Now they are no longer there, and the previously acting Armenian church and cultural houses were destroyed.