Helicopter bombards the civilians having picnic: 6 wounded

DERSİM – Cobra type helicopter bombarded the civilians having picnic in Kutudere region of Pülümür Valley. Özdal Dönmez and Pınar Aydın, who have been wounded in the bombardment, have been taken to hospital. There is no information about other four wounded citizens.

According to reports received, a cobra type helicopter bombarded the civilians having picnic in the Kutudere Zage region of Dersim’s Pülümür Valley yesterday at 5PM. Dihaber says a group of friends consists of six people went to Kutudere region to have a picnic. A cobra type helicopter bombarded the group after the searching of a drone in the region. After the bombardment, the roads of Pülümür district were closed to traffic and to civilians and ambulances were sent to the region. Wounded Özdal Dönmez has been taken to Erzurum State Hospital and Pınar Aydın has been taken to Training and Research Hospital in Elazığ.

According to reports received, Pınar Aydın graduated at Marmara University’s Department of Radio, Television, and Cinema and she does her master’s degree at Malatya İnönü University. Meanwhile, Özdal Dönmez is reported to be owner of Pera Restaurant in Dersim.

Seriously wounded Özdal Dönmez’s sister Neriman Dönmez said they first took her brother to Erzincan State Hospital; however they faced a lynching attempt there. Neriman stated that they had to take her brother to Erzurum State Hospital due to security reasons.

There is no information about other four wounded civilians.