ERBIL, July 27 (AKnews)- In retaliation for an attack on Kurds, Kurdish forces in Aleppo attacked a military checkpoint and killed six soldiers today, Firat news agency (ANF) said.
The Units of Protecting People (YPG) assaulted Sakan Shabab checkpoint in Alshiqa district, between Sheikh Maqsud and Al-Ashrafiya, and controlled the entire checkpoint.
The YPG forces also attacked another checkpoint in Shqayf and killed six soldiers of the Syrian regime.
An YPG official told ANF that the attack was in retaliation for killing three Kurds and wounding 11 more in Aleppo.
He added should the Syrian regime continue killing Kurds, YPG will also continue its operations against the regime.
On July 26 afternoon, a delegation of YPG, intended to take foodstuff to the destitute Kurds in Ashrafiya and Sheikh Maqsud and try to reach Tariq Matar (literally airport road) where the government issued the foodstuff.
Before reaching the spot, the delegation was attacked by a Syrian helicopter.