4 Turkish soldiers killed in HPG's operation in Şernax

The People's Defense Forces (HPG) carried out an operation against the Turkish occupation army in Kato Jîrka of Şernax, killing 4 Turkish soldiers.

The Media Center of the Kurdistan People's Defense Forces (HPG) issued a statement to the public opinion about the recent operations carried out by the Guerrilla Forces against the Turkish occupation army.

The text of the statement included:

"Our forces stationed in Kato region in the Kurdistan state of Şernax on July 29, 2020 targeted a unit of the Turkish occupation army which was wandering in the region in the framework of the Turkish occupation campaigns on the positions of the Kurdistan People's Defense Forces, and our forces were following up the movements of the Turkish unit until it fell in their ambush, which resulted in breaking out clashes between the two sides, killing 4 Turkish soldiers, and wounding another.

Clashes in the Gabar area

The Turkish occupation forces launched a military campaign on the 13th of last June in Gabar region in the Kurdish state of Şernax, and the Turkish occupation forces targeted the area with intense air strikes. They also carried out landing operations through Skorsky aircrafts, and during the clashes between our forces and the Turkish occupation army, our comrades Delil, Şervan and Rehal promoted to the rank of martyrdom. We will reveal later the identity of the martyrs in detail.

Artillery targets in Avaşîn

On the 30th of last June, the Turkish occupation forces targeted through Obis and mortar cannons sites in Avaşîn region in the legitimate defense zones, and the shelling led to breaking out fires in the forests surrounding the region.


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