In the statement made by the Ministry of Interior, it was stated that the attack was carried out by the PKK/PYD terrorist organization with a guided missile from the Tel Rifat region to the armored vehicle between Azez and Mare in the operation area.
In the first statement, it was stated that as a result of the attack, 1 special operations police officer in the Syrian Task Force was martyred and 3 special operations police were injured, 1 of them seriously.
In the statement, “May Allah have mercy on our martyr, our condolences to his family and relatives, we wish a speedy recovery to our wounded. Condolences to our nation.” statements were included.
Our heroic Special Operations Policemen, Cihat Şahin and Fatih Doğan, were martyred by the guided missile attack of the PKK-PYD from Tel Rıfat Region in Mare, Euphrates Shield Region.
I would like to express my condolences and patience to the families of our martyrs, our nation and our police force.
— Süleyman Soylu (@suleymansoylu) October 10, 2021
In the following hours, Minister Soylu, in his message shared on his social media account, said, “Our Hero Special Operations Policemen, Cihat Şahin and Fatih Doğan, were martyred by the guided missile attack of the PKK-PYD from Tel Rıfat Region in Mare, Euphrates Shield Region. To the families of our martyrs, to our nation, I offer my condolences and patience to our police force.” used his statements.
Condolence message from the Chief of Police Aktaş
On the other hand, General Director of Security Mehmet Aktaş published a condolence message on the social media account of the general directorate.
In his message, Aktaş said, “He is a member of the Gaziantep Special Operations Branch Directorate. police officer Cihat Şahin, He was martyred as a result of the attack they suffered during the transfer with armored vehicles in Azez-Mare, in the Euphrates Shield Herekat Region, on October 10, 2021, at 17.00 within the scope of the Syrian Task Force. I wish God’s mercy on our martyr, my condolences and patience to his family and our nation,” he said.
Condolence message from the Ministry of National Defense for the martyred Special Operations police
In the condolence message shared by the Ministry of National Defense (MSB), “We wish God’s mercy on our hero comrade, who was martyred as a result of an armed attack in Azez-Mare, the Euphrates Shield Operation Zone, during the transfer with an armored vehicle, and we express our condolences to his family and relatives.” expression was used.
Martyr Şahin’s father’s house was decorated with Turkish flags
Sad news was given to Şahin’s parents and relatives living in Kırklar Mahallesi Öğün Sokak, who was martyred in the attack carried out by the terrorist organization with a guided missile on an armored vehicle between Azez and Mare in the operation region, from Tel Rıfat region.
Elazig Deputy Governors Abdulkerem Abbasoğlu and Recep Gündüz came to their father’s house and conveyed their condolences to the relatives of the martyr.
After the sad news reached, the Turkish flag was hung on the street and house of martyr Şahin’s father.
Condolence message from Vice President Oktay to the family of the martyrs
In his message published on his social media account, Vice President Fuat Oktay said, “I wish God’s mercy on our hero policeman Cihat Şahin, who was martyred as a result of the perfidious attack of the terrorist organization in the Euphrates Shield operation region, patience to his grieving family, and a speedy recovery to our wounded. Condolences to our beloved nation.” used his statements.
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