Guerrillas hit Turkish troops in Xantur, Heftanin

Guerrillas continue inflicting blows on the Turkish army in Kurdistan territory.

Guerrillas have targeted the Turkish soldiers stationed on Hill Martyr Berxedan, located in the area of Xantur in Heftanin region of Medya Defense Zones in Southern Kurdistan, Northern Iraq.

According to reports, HPG/YJA Star guerrillas hit the Turkish forces on the hill from two sides at around 3 pm on 11 August, Tuesday.

One position of the Turkish forces was destroyed here, as well as a city surveillance camera.

Sources in the region state that the Turkish troops have suffered losses, while the number of casualties couldn’t be determined.