YPG Reports Concurrent Attacks by the Turkish Army and Jihadist Groups

November 30, 2015

YPG Press Office has released a statement providing information about the ongoing attacks of the Turkish military and jihadist gang groups.

According to the statement, ISIS gangs conducted an attack with heavy weaponry aimed at the southeastern side of Ayn Îsa town of Kobanê at 11:30 on 28 November.

Gang groups carried out two other heavy weaponry attacks from their positions near Jarablus, which targeted the surroundings of Qereqozax village to the southwest of Kobanê between 13.30-14.00 and 18.00-19.00 the same day.

On the other hand, Turkish army’s attacks that are aiming at the People’s Defense Units’ security positions near Kobanê region borderline since October 24 continue to the time.

Turkish military launched an attack with A4 heavy weaponry between 17:00 and 20:00 on 28 November, which targeted the Zeytuna position to the west of Girê Spî (Tal Abyad) town.

In the meantime, Al-Nusra and Ahrar Al-Sham gangs conducted an attack against civilians in Şêx Meqsûd (Sheikh Maqsoud) neighborhood of Aleppo on 29 November.

Clashes erupted in the area as YPG/YPJ combatants immediately responded to the attack with artillery and heavy weaponry.

2 Al-Nusra members were killed and 2 military vehicles of theirs were destroyed in the fighting.