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More Peshmerga forces sent to Syrian borders after PKK clashes

More Peshmerga troops sent to Syria borders

Kurdish Defense Ministry on Friday sent more Peshmerga forces to the Syrian borders.

This comes as clashes, in which machine guns have been used, broke out between Peshmerga forces and militants loyal to Kurdish Workers Party (PKK) near Syrian borders.

Direct commands came from the Kurdish Ministry of Defense for these troops to join the battle raging there.

Four Peshmerga elements were injured in the clashes.