Footage from YJA STAR guerrillas' action in Hakkari countryside

Published March 23, 2019

Guerrillas of the Free Women’s Troops (YJA-STAR) hit Turkish soldiers on Sivri Hill in Bêzelê (Aktütün) area in Hakkari’s Şemdinli district on March 11.

Footage published by Gerîla TV shows Turkish soldiers being targeted as they gather around the watch tower.

In a statement published after the action, HPG Press Office announced that 4 soldiers had been killed and another wounded.

In the wake of the action, the Turkish army bombed the area with howitzer and mortar fire. According to HPG sources, the dead and wounded soldiers were retrieved by Turkish units at around 20:00 in the evening.

From: ANF English