Breaking: Dozens of Turkish soldiers killed in Şemzinan

A female PKK fighter in the Qandil mountains

HAKKARI (ANF) – Kurdish forces have seized hills held by Turkish soldiers in Şemzinan’s Rubarok region. Dozens of soldiers were killed in the clashes and large amounts of arms secured by Kurdish forces.

Intense clashes broke out in Ronahi hill in the Rubarok region in Şemzinan district of Hakkari.

Guerilla forces seized control of the hill held by the Turkish army following intense clashes at 23:00 last night.

Reports say the guerilla seized large amounts of arms and military equipment and there were many bodies.

HPG Press Center is expected to publish the details of the clashes in the coming hours.