Turkish army deploys village guards to operation area in Amed countryside

The Turkish army has deployed dozens of village guards to assist a military operation it launched in Lice district of Amed.

The Turkish army has been carrying out military operations in the countryside of Akçabudak (Zengesor) and Kılıçlı (Mızak) neighborhoods of Lice district of Amed (Diyarbakir).

It is reported that dozens of village guards from Sason district of Batman city have been dispatched to the engagement area by student service vehicles.

According to local sources, the village guards were deployed to the operation area in 7 minibuses via Silvan district.

It is reported that gunshots were heard in the area where helicopters are also flying over.