Guerrillas hit Turkish soldiers from the air

HPG guerrillas carried out an aerial action against a group of Turkish soldiers stationed in South Kurdistan.

HPG Press Center announced the outcome of the aerial action in Xakurke region of guerrilla-held Medya Defense Zones in southern Kurdistan, northern Iraq.

According to the statement, guerrillas hit a Turkish military unit stationed on Hill Gombete in Xakurke region at 15:00 on September 7th as part of the Martyr Bager and Martyr Ronya Revolutionary Initiative.

Employing special tactics, guerrillas hit the soldiers from the air, which left one soldier dead and one other wounded.

HPG statement also provided information about the Turkish military operation launched in the countryside of Hani district in Amed (Diyarbakır) province on September 6th.

Accordingly, fighting erupted between guerrillas and Turkish soldiers in the operation zone. A guerrilla fighter by the name of Welat Amed (Azad Başal) fell a martyr during the clash, said HPG and added that the operation continues with the support of secret units.