The HPG Media Center issued a statement on the latest developments, which stated:
"Our forces are resisting with great determination in the face of the attacks of the Turkish occupation. While the Turkish army is unable to achieve any significant result, which prompts it to expand the area of its attacks, as it uses chemical weapons to get out of this difficult situation from the battlefield tactically. Therefore, the enemy on July 4 , expanding its occupation attacks in the south of the Zap region towards the Amedia hill and using chemical weapons in its attacks on the fighting tunnels.
The Turkish occupation army used six types of chemical weapons in its attacks on the resistance arenas, and bombarded the battle fronts 22 times with chemical weapons and explosives. The resistance yards were bombed 28 times by warplanes and 36 times by attack helicopters, in addition to dozens of howitzers.
Our mobile teams from Botan to Zagros and from Matina to Zap carried out specific operations against the Turkish occupation, during which they killed 32 occupiers and wounded three others. In addition to the destruction of a military transit vehicle and a drone, two Turkish enemy helicopters were also damaged.
Below is information about operations and attacks:
In the context of the revolutionary campaign of the two martyrs, Daljin and Shirfan Arkandi, for the heroes of Botan:
On June 27, the occupation wanted to go to Busta Square in Butan to the hill of Tannour. The Free Women’s Units YJA-STAR took control of these forces and at 07:30 were be able to destroy the vehicle and kill six occupiers. Later, enemy helicopters evacuated the dead and wounded soldiers.
In the framework of the revolutionary campaign of the Zagros Hawks in the Avashin region:
On July 4, our forces tracked down the Turkish occupation army in the resistance square and at 09.15. Our forces also attacked the occupiers five times, killing 7 of them and wounding another.
From the night of July 4 until the morning of July 5, strong clashes erupted between our forces and the Turkish occupation army in the vicinity of the fighting fronts, the martyr Tekosher.
In the framework of the revolutionary campaign of the Zagros Hawks in the Zap region:
On July 4, at 08:00 and 08.10, the YJA-SATAR Free Women's Units carried out two bomb attacks against the occupation army, which was trying to advance towards the frontlines in the Martyr Omid area, seriously wounding two of them. At 08:30 and 10:00, our forces targeted the occupation army, which tried to move again in the area, with two explosions, forcing them to retreat.
On July 4, at 04:00, our forces targeted two drones over the Jamjo Resistance Square, destroying one and injuring the other.
On July 4, our forces repelled the occupation's attempt to advance in Jamjo Resistance Square with an armored vehicle.
On July 4, at 15.00, our forces opened fire with individual weapons on the occupation army, which was trying to advance towards the fighting fronts in the Kokar area.
In the context of the revolutionary campaign of the martyr Savas Marash for the Khabur battle:
On July 4, at 06.15, our mobile teams sniped at the occupation soldiers in the resistance square at Judy Hill, killing one of them.
On July 4, at 12:30, our forces targeted the occupation army with heavy weapons in the resistance square at Judi hill.
On July 4th, at 23:30, our forces sniped at the resistance square at Judi hill, shot them and killed one of them.
On July 4, at 09:45, our forces sniped at the occupation soldiers who tried to cut down trees in the resistance square at Petal FM, and shot and killed one of them.
On July 4, at 17:00, the Turkish occupation bombed the Amedia Resistance Square with Opus and mortar shells. At 18:10, the area was bombed 17 times by warplanes. At 21.30, attack helicopters flew over the Amedia district in Dohuk and bombed the area, 31 landing operations were carried out and soldiers were deployed in the resistance square in the Amedia hill. Our forces targeted the helicopters in order to be able to hit the two Skorsky helicopters. At 00:30, our forces infiltrated the ranks of the occupation army, which spread in the area, from two sides, inflicting painful blows on them, so that the two wings of the operation could kill at least 10 of the Turkish occupation soldiers. Later, the enemy evacuated his dead by two helicopters. Our forces also carried out five bombing operations against the enemy while it was carrying out the landing operations and killed them.
On July 5, at 05:30, our forces sniped the occupation army in the resistance square at Betalat Amedia and killed one of them.
Occupation Army Attacks with Chemical Weapons and Explosives:
On July 4, the battlefronts in Hakkari hill, Judi hill, Cave of the Wounded, Martyr Omid and Koukra bombed 22 times with chemical weapons and explosives. It was known that the criminal Turkish occupation army had used 6 types of chemical weapons in bombing the resistance square. The first smelled of fire, the second was a slow and heavy flow, the third smelled of bleach and chlorine, the fourth resembled pepper gas that burns the face and eyes, the fifth was white and left a sweet taste in the mouth, and the sixth smelled of fruits.
Attacks of the Turkish occupation with missiles, warplanes and attack helicopters:
The movement of reconnaissance aircraft over the resistance yards continues intensively.
On July 4, the border outposts targeted the resistance yards, Hakkari hill, Judi hill, FM hill, Wadi al-Shahid Takosher, the Cave of the Wounded, Kori Jaro, Kokar, Jamjo and Rakhleh with dozens of artillery shells, mortars and heavy weapons.
On July 3, the arenas of resistance, Hakkari Hill, Amedia Hill, Rakhleh, Cave of the Wounded and Kouri Garo were bombed 36 times by attack helicopters.
On July 3, the resistance squares, Amedia Hill, Cave of the Wounded and Kuri Jarrow were bombed 28 times by warplanes.