3 Turkish soldiers killed in Çelê , Lêlîkan
The Media center of Popular Defense Forces(HPG) issued a statement and noted that their forces killed at least 3 Turkish soldiers in operations carried out in Başûr Kurdistan(South Kurdistan)and Bakur (North Kurdistan) in the military campaign’s framework which launched on behalf of two martyrs Agirî and Pîroz.
The text of the statement:
“In the context of the revolutionary campaign launched on behalf of two martyrs Agirî and Pîroz. our forces carried out operations against the Turkish occupation army on May 3.
Our troops carried out at 8:30 am, a strong strike on the soldiers of the Turkish occupation army in the area of Çelê, but did not know the number of dead and wounded in the ranks of the Turkish occupation army.
Our forces carried out an operation on Khirkula hill in the area of Çelê against the Turkish occupation army, our forces launched strikes from three sides, resulting in the destruction of enemy defenses. The number of dead and wounded was not confirmed.
At 8:40, our forces carried out a sniper operation in Elîdirêj in Lêlîkan area of Başûr Kurdistan. A soldier of the Turkish occupation army was killed during the operation.
On the same day our forces carried out two sniping operations on Lêlikan hill between 1330 and 14.30 hours, and two soldiers of the Turkish occupation army were killed during the operations.