Hundreds accompanied 21 dead Kurds to their last resting place in Avesta Khabur cemetary in Afrin on Wednesday, as Turkish-led 'Olive Branch Operation' against Kurdish-held Afrin continue to escalate.
People attended the collective funeral with flags and flowers as family members of the fallen mourned over their coffins.
According to Haidar Mohammed, administrative Director of Afrin Hospital... Еще «Afrin hospital has received 405 wounded from the entire area of Afrin and 157 were killed» and all of this occurred «within 26 days of the campaign against the city of Afrin.»
For Hevi Othman, member of the Women's Star Association in Afrin, Erdogan «cannot walk on the dust of Afrin, because the dust of this city is for the people, our children and our ancestors here, and those who defend us now are our sons and the sons of the city of Afrin.»
The 21 dead include fighters of the People's and Women's Protection Units and the Self-Defence Forces, as well as civilians.