Turkish border guards kill a civilian from Eastern Kurdistan

Soldiers of the occupant Turkish army continue murdering civilians in Kurdistan territory.

Gunshots were heard last night in an area 5 km from the border with Eastern Kurdistan (Iran), in Yamanyurd village in Van’s Saray district.

Turkish soldiers opened fire from armored vehicle on 35-year-old Bahram Yusefi who had reportedly entered Turkish territory from Eastern Kurdistan’s Belecuk village to sell cigarettes. The man lost his life at the scene and his body was taken to Özalp district hospital.

Yusefi’s relatives said that they were trying to get the body at the moment. They said Yusefi had died as result of fire opened from an armored vehicle, adding that they would announce the details of the incident at a later stage.