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Turkish soldiers start fires in Serekaniye

Turkish soldiers start fires in Serekaniye

ANF - 2019-06-10 16:36
Turkish soldiers started fires in Serekaniye, while a large scale fire broke out in Tirbespiye on an unknown cause. ...
Turkish soldiers start fires in Serekaniye - ANF

Six Turkish soldiers killed in HPG actions

ANF - 2019-06-30 15:38
Six soldiers of the Turkish army were killed as a result of actions carried out by HPG and YJA-Star guerrillas in Botan, Dersim, Xakurke and Bitlis regions of Kurdistan. ...

Massive fire breaks out in Iraq’s Yazidi Sinjar, over 50 families evacuated

E-Kurd - 2019-06-28 23:30
SINJAR, northwest Iraq, A massive fire broke out in Sinjar (Shengal) district in Iraq’s Nineveh province on Friday, setting an Iraqi military barrack and six villages ablaze. Sinjar district is home to hundreds of thousands of the Kurdish-speaking Yazidi ...

Crop fires in Iraq and Syria may be start of larger disaster

Frederike Geerdink - 2019-06-17 02:17
In Iraq and Syria, fires are destroying wheat, barley and lentil crops. Islamic State (IS) sleeper cells may be to blame, but other factors should not be ruled out. Rainfall was abundant in the north of both countries over the winter, reaching levels that ...

Four Turkish Soldiers Killed, Injured in Clash with PKK

BAS News - 2019-06-12 10:07
ERBIL — At least two Turkish soldiers were killed and two others were injured in a fierce fire exchange with Kurdistan Workers’ Party (PKK), media reports said on Wednesday. The clash took place in Dersim (Tunceli) province, east of Turkey. Multiple repo ...

HPG: Two Turkish soldiers were killed in Mardin

ANF - 2019-06-11 17:19
HPG Press Office announced that two soldiers were killed in a clash in the countryside of Mardin province. ...

HPG: 8 Turkish soldiers killed in Çukurca

ANF - 2019-06-10 15:42
HPG/YJA Star guerrillas carried out a series of actions in Çukurca. 8 soldiers were killed in the actions as far as could be ascertained. ...

HRE: 7 Turkish soldiers and gang members killed in Afrin and Azaz

ANF - 2019-06-10 13:23
HRE announced that at least 7 invaders were killed in actions carried out against Turkish invasion forces and their allied gangs in the Afrin and Azaz regions. ...

20 soldiers killed in the Turkish base in Zakho

ANF - 2019-06-09 15:39
At least 20 soldiers of the Turkish army were killed in Zakho. ...

HPG: 3 Turkish soldiers killed in Yüksekova

ANF - 2019-06-08 16:40
Guerrillas continue inflicting blows against the Turkish army in Kurdistan territory. ...

HRE: 9 Turkish soldiers and mercenaries killed in Afrin and Azaz

ANF - 2019-06-07 21:09
HRE announced the killing of at least 9 Turkish soldiers and allied mercenaries in Afrin and Azaz regions. ...

Guerrillas strike Turkish soldiers in ambush: 2 dead

ANF - 2019-06-06 15:46
HPG Press Center announced that soldiers who laid an ambush for the guerrilla in Dersim were taken under surveillance and later struck, killing 2 soldiers. ...

Suspicious fires in Cizire region: 4.175 hectares burned down

ANF - 2019-06-03 17:26
A total of 4.175 hectares of cultivated land has burned down in suspicious fires in the Cizire region with the coming of the harvest season. ...

Turkish soldiers dropped in Xakurke after bombing

ANF - 2019-05-28 11:44
Turkish soldiers deployed in Xakurke after bombing. ...

HPG: Five Turkish soldiers were killed in Xakurke

ANF - 2019-05-22 18:44
In a series of actions by guerrillas of the People's Defense Forces and Free Women’s Troops YJA-Star in the southern Kurdistan region, five Turkish soldiers have been killed. ...

Roadside bomb kills 9 Turkish soldiers in Iraqi Kurdistan: agency

E-Kurd - 2019-05-21 13:41
AMEDI, Iraq’s Kurdistan region,— According to Roj News Agency citing local sources, 9 Turkish soldiers were killed as a result of last week’s roadside bomb attack on two buses carrying Turkish security personnel in Iraqi Kurdistan, while 21 people were w ...

Explosion during passage of Turkish soldiers in Amadiya

ANF - 2019-05-16 17:23
An explosion occurred during the passage of a vehicle transporting Turkish soldiers in Amadiya, Southern Kurdistan. ...

Explosion during passage of Turkish soldiers in Amediye

ANF - 2019-05-16 15:11
An explosion occurred during the passage of a vehicle transporting Turkish soldiers in Amediye, Southern Kurdistan. ...

Turkish soldiers pose for photos with feet on bodies of guerillas

ANF - 2019-05-16 12:40
Turkish soldiers continue their inhumane practices. The soldiers were discovered to have posed for photos with their feet on the bodies of guerrillas martyred in Dersim. ...