9 Turkish Soldiers Killed in Amadiya

Published May 20, 2019


The action against Turkish units in Amadiya countryside on May 16 left 9 soldiers dead.

Two vehicles of the Turkish army were targeted in the region of Suwara Tuka near the Sersinge town of Amadiya, South Kurdistan at around 11:30 on May 16.

According to Roj News Agency, citing local sources, 9 Turkish soldiers were killed as a result of the action, while 21 people were wounded.

Reports say that a lieutenant wounded in the action died at a hospital in Turkey.

No organization has claimed responsibility for the action yet.