A wider operation carried out against Daesh sleeper-cells in Shedade

  • YPG PRESS OFFICE August 6th 2019 | Press Releases

To the press and general public!

Our units has carried out a wider operation against a number of Daesh sleeper-cells after a longer time of surveillance of the sleeper-cells. Teams of our Special Operation Units of our combat forces carried out an operation in Shedade on August 4th. As a result of this operation, 3 terrorists were arrested, a number of weapons, armament and tools for making explosives were confiscated. The balance-sheet regarding the operation is as follows:

As a result of the operation, the following was confiscated:

2 BKC`s and 4000 rounds of ammunition

75 IED`s

1 B-7 RPG launcher, 37 warheads and 33 triggering parts

1 handmade sniper rifle

3 AK-47`s and 94 magazines

1 60mm Mortar

1 pair of binoculars

14 suicide vests

10 kg`s TNT

1 roll of command wire

1 suppressor

Miscellaneous tools for making explosives

YPG PRESS OFFICE August 6th 2019