Footage from guerrilla action in Xakurke

Three soldiers of the Turkish army were killed in the action, including the operation commander.

Gerîla TV published footage from an action in which guerrillas hit Turkish forces in September in Xakurke region of Medya Defense Zones in southern Kurdistan, northern Iraq.

The Press Office of People’s Defense Forces (HPG-BIM) stated that guerrillas carried out a sabotage action targeting Turkish military units stationed on Hill Martyr Sarya in Xakurke region at 06:20 on September 20. Three soldiers of the Turkish army were killed, including the operation commander, and two others wounded in the action after which the Turkish army removed the dead and wounded soldiers from the scene with Sikorsky helicopters.