Four Turkish soldiers killed in Turkey’s southeast, Syria’s Afrin
DİYARBAKIR – Anadolu Agency
Four Turkish soldiers were killed and four were injured on March 13 in separate outlawed Kurdistan Workers’ Party (PKK) and People’s Protection Units (YPG) attacks in Turkey’s southeastern province of Diyarbakır and Syria’s northwestern district of Afrin.
The incident occurred during a Turkish operation against PKK militants in Diyarbakir’s Dicle district, the office said.
Two soldiers lost their lives at the scene.
Five soldiers, including two in serious condition, were sent to the Selahaddin Eyyubi State Hospital, and one later succumbed to his wounds.