Bodies of HPG fighters Mesut Pusat (Kurtay Cûdî) and Mehmet Koç (Çiya Agirî) and YPG/YPJ fighters Cahit Çapan (Berxwedan Besta), Veysi Cin (Mêrxaz Kato), Fidan Yalçın (Jiyanda Çarçela), Cumhur Turan (Êrîş Colemêrg), Mümin Kasap (Bager Farqîn), Kevin Jochım (Dilsoz Bahar), Ferit Öner (Berxwedan Eylem), Ragıp Yıldız (Derweş Patnos), Mehmet Bulun (Dilbirîn Qoser), Ferit Coşkun (Serhed Botan) and Nuri Aydın’ın (Welat Mûnzûr) were held at the Habur border gate by the Council of Ministers’ direction since 26th of July.
Delivery of the bodies were allowed after the protests of families in Başverimli (Tiqabin) district of Silopi and efforts by the deputies of HDP.
After autopsies at Habur border gate, bodies will be delivered to the families to be taken to their hometowns.
HPG guerrilla Mesut Pusat will be laid to rest in Silopi district of Şırnak, Mehmet Koç in Ağrı, YPG/YPJ fighters Cahit Çapan in Şırnak, Veysi Cin in Beytüşşebap district of Şırnak, Fidan Yalçın and Cumhur Turan in Hakkari, Mumin Kasap and Ferit Öner in Amed, Ragip Yildız in Patnos district of Ağrı, Mehmet Bulun in Mardin, Ferit Coşkun in Ceylanpıınar district of Urfa and Nuri Aydın in Muş.
German citizen YPG fighter Kevin Jochim’s (Dilsoz Bahar) body is taken to Hewler (South Kurdistan) and will be sent to Germany by airmail.