Woman badly injured after Turkish air strike hits village in Zakho


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SULAIMANI — A woman was badly injured in a Turkish air strike on Monday (December 27) evening in a village in the north of Duhok province, NRT reporter Wahid Sindi said.

The reporter stated the Turkish bombardments struck near residents’ homes in a village in Batifa subdistrict in Zakho, which borders Turkey.

The injured woman was taken to a hospital in Zakho. Residents of two villages in the area were left without electricity following the air strikes.

At about 12 last night, there were reports of members of the Kurdistan Workers’ Party (PKK) in the area and the Turkish military began carrying out air strikes in Batifa.

(NRT Digital Media)