Three million people live in Idlib, with at least 1.5 million believed to be exiles from elsewhere in Syria

‘Euphrates Shield zone’

(Mixed Turkish and rebel control)

As many as 700,000 people could head to the Turkish border or areas east of Idlib if an offensive is launched

Aleppo

Turkey

Rebel

control

Idlib

Regime

control

Latakia

Idlib

province

20 km

20 miles

‘Euphrates Shield zone’

(Mixed Turkish and

rebel control)

Turkey

Ad Dana

Aleppo

Salqin

Rebel

control

Idlib

As many as 700,000 people could head to the Turkish border or areas east of Idlib if an offensive is launched

Regime

control

Latakia

Idlib province

Hamra

20 km

20 miles