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YPG/PKK mortar attack kills Turkish soldier, wounds four others

YPG/PKK mortar attack struck a Turkish military border post in Sanliurfa Province killing a Turkish soldier and wounding four others. Following the attack, Turkish forces conducted retaliatory fire on YPG/PKK targets in the region killing 13 terrorists. This event took place on 08/16/2022 at the following location: Sanliurfa Province, Turkey.

Incident Type: Military Conflict

Event Type: Mortar Attack

Total Fatalities: 14

Total Wounded: 4

Police/Military Fatalities: 1

Police/Military Wounded: 4

Civilian Fatalities: 0

Civilian Wounded: 0

Terrorist/Insurgent Fatalities: 13

Terrorist/Insurgent Wounded: 0

Number Arrested: 0

Source: The Jerusalem Post

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