"As fighting in Idlib and Afrin displaces thousands more, the number of Syrians trapped along the border willing to risk their lives to reach Turkey is only likely to increase", Fakih said.
A Syrian militant in the area told The Associated Press that the Russian pilot was shot and killed when he resisted capture.
The President of Turkey Recep Tayyip Erdoğan said on Saturday that the military operation in Afrin is about to end. They said the attack happened in a village in Aleppo province.
F-16 fighters of the Turkish Air Force are involved in the operation, inflicting strikes on the positions of PYD/YPG on the Syrian-Turkish border.
Erdogan shared information about Operation Olive Branch and informed Macron about the cross-border rocket attacks perpetrated by the terrorist PYD/PKK oraganization on Turkey's bordering Hatay and Kilis provinces.More news: Meghan Markle Wears Chic Pantsuit For First Evening Engagement With Prince Harry
The seventh one was killed in a YPG attack on the border, without giving further details.
The explosion, which did not cause any casualties, in the Turkish capital was caused by a bomb _ not a gas leak as initially believed, authorities said Friday Feb. 2, 2018, adding that the suspected bomber they identified as a man who had trained with Kurdish militants in Syria, had been killed in a police operation.
Turkey has now lost 14 soldiers in fierce clashes during the offensive.
The losses marked the highest toll in one day for the Turkish military in operation "Olive Branch", launched on January 20 against Syrian Kurdish People's Protection Units (YPG) militia seen by Ankara as a terror group.
The Free Syrian Army (FSA) has said that it will investigate allegations that its fighters mutilated the corpse of a female member of the YPG.