At least 8 terrorists have been killed in Afrin

  • July 5, 2018 | Press Releases

To the public!


Our units carried out a series of military operations against Turkish invasion army elements and the mercenary groups affiliated to it in Afrin city center and its vicinity as part of the second phase of the Resistance of the Age between June 30-July 3. The details regarding the operations carried out by our forces are as following:



1-    On June 30th, our forces carried out an ambush operation targeting Turkish army elements and Failaq Sham group in Afrin’s Mabatah distrisct. A Turkish soldier was killed and many others were injured as result of the operation.


2-    On July 1, Failaq Sham terrorists were targeted by our units in the area between villages of Malikiyyah and Mariamin of Afrin’s Shara district. 4 terrorists were killed and 3 others were injured.


3-    On July 2, our units targeted a Turkish army patrol with an explosive device in Mahmoudiyyah neighborhood in Afrin. The action resulted in the death of 3 soldiers, while 2 others were heavily injured.


4-    On July 2, our units assassinated a Firqat Hamza terrorist on the road between Raco and Afrin.


5-    On July 3, our forces carried out an operation targeting Ahrar Sharqiyyah headquartes in Afrin. The number of casualties couldn’t be identified.



With the actions carried out between June 30-July 3, the number of deaths of Turkish invasion army and its mercenaries has risen to 2502.



YPG Press Office | July 5, 2018