ŞIRNAK - The blockade on the Ormaniçi village of Güçlükonak has been lifted following the bombardement carried out from helicopters. While the 3 citizens detained yesterday were released, a shepherd grazing his animals and two farmers were taken into custody.
An armed fight took place in the Ormaniçi village of Güçlükonak when a helicopter bombed the village. The village was blocaded by the gendermerie after the conflict. The blockade has been removed this morning.
Fikri Özkan, his father Hacı Abdullah Özkan and shepherd Hacı Savcun who was detained after the conflict have been released. It was learned that the soldiers asked those detained what they were doing by the stream, where they kept the weapons and who was helping the 'terrorists'.
Soldiers detained two more people this morning. A shepherd grazing his animals and two farmers planting their garden. Those detained have been taken to Güçlükonak.