Anti-Terror Units (Y.A.T.) prevented a terrorist attack

  • October 5, 2018 | Press Releases

To the press and the public!


Between 07:00 and 08:00 in the morning of October 4th, unknown persons had planted an explosive device under a vehicle belonging to our forces in the city of Hasakah. After the device was discovered by our units, a group of our bomb disposal experts arrived and deactivated it. No material or personal damage occured. A large-scale search operation was initiated to find the perpetrators. The explosive device which got deactivated consisted of 3kg explosive material, tools and a mobile phone.


YPG Press Office | October 5, 2018