Explosion in Midyad, North Kurdistan

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NEWS DESK – An explosion has occurred outside the Turkish police headquarters in Midyad (Midyat) district of Mêrdîn (Mardin), North Kurdistan.

A number of ambulances have been dispatched to the scene amid reports of many casualties.

Turkish news agency report that at least one police officer and two civilians died.

source: ANHA

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Fierce explosions in Nisêbîn, North Kurdistan

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QAMIŞLO – State forces are burning houses during the ongoing siege on Mêrdîn’s (Mardin) Nisêbîn (Nusaybin) district. Houses in Abdülkadir Paşa, Fırat and Zeynel Abidin neighborhoods are being burnt down.

State forces also shell neighborhoods from their armored vehicles and clouds of smoke rise up from the town.

The journalists observing the district from the city of Qamişlo, Rojava, have taken footages and pictures of te ongoing attacks of the Turkish forces and resistance of Kurdish Civil Defense Units (YPS).

ANHA

source: ANHA

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Turkish state forces demolish houses in Cizîra Botan, North Kurdistan

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CIZÎRA BOTAN – Following the 79-day long genocidal attacks in Şirnex’s (Şırnak) Cizîra Botan (Cizre) district, 3 crawler diggers entered Nûr neighborhood accompanied by 4 armored vehicles in the morning hours in line with the “urgent expropriation” decree taken by the district governorate for the thousands of buildings damaged by artillery fire. The diggers started demolishing houses in Kolami Street near the flour factory in the neighborhood.

The demolitions continue despite the resident families protesting.

source: ANHA

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PKK: One Turkish sergeant killed, two soldiers wounded in Adıyaman, North Kurdistan

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http://ift.tt/1JO4keG BEHDINAN (ANF) – HPG (People’s Defense Forces) Press Office said in a statement that a clash took place between HPG guerrillas and Turkish soldiers participating in a military operation in Adıyaman province on July 20. One specialist sergeant was killed and two soldiers were wounded in the clash, HPG said. According to the statement, the expansive air-supported operation was launched in the rural area of Kömür town in Adıyaman province two days ago, and clash erupted upon the encounter of guerrillas and soldiers. HPG added that the operation is continuing, having expanded between the towns of Kömür(Komir) and Kuyucak, while an intense reconnaissance flights of UAVs also continue increasingly in the area. Recalling yesterday’s statement reporting that guerrillas carried out a warning action against the heavy construction equipment delivered from Bespin thermal power plant to Pîrê Ezmana area in Silopi district of Şırnak in the afternoon, the statement said a fire that started as a result of the bombardment carried out by the Turkish army after the action, is still continuing. HPG added that the Turkish army’s operation in Herbol area of Silopi was retreated without any results in the evening hours yesterday. The statement also noted that a counter-guerrilla […]
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