Footage of action by YJA Star guerrillas in Şırnak countryside

Guerrillas are inflicting blows on the Turkish army that has been conducting an invasion operation in the guerrilla-held Medya Defense Zones since April 17 in parallel with ongoing operations and attacks in other parts of the Kurdish territory.

The online portal Gerîla TV has published footage of an action of the guerrilla forces against Turkish invasion forces in Kurdistan.

According to the People's Defense Forces (HPG) Press Center statement detailing the action, guerrillas of the Free Women’s Troops (YJA Star) struck Turkish soldiers in the countryside of the Şırnak province in northern Kurdistan.

According to the statement, mobile guerrillas of YJA Star carried out a sabotage action against a Turkish military vehicle on the move between the hills of Girê Maymun and Girê Sînek in Şırnak on August 2.

Two Turkish soldiers were killed and two others injured as a result of the sabotage action, according to the HPG.