Turkish jets strike 12 PKK targets in Iraq’s north, army says

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Turkish jets hit more than 10 outlawed Kurdistan Workers’ Party (PKK) positions as part of operations in northern Iraq, the Turkish army said on May 18.


In a statement, the Turkish General Staff said 12 targets used by the militant group as shelters and weapons emplacements were destroyed in northern Iraq’s Gara, Metina, Sinath-Haftanin and Hakurk regions in airstrikes carried out since May 17.

One Turkish soldier was killed and another wounded during an operation against the PKKin southeastern Turkey, a security source said on May 11.

Another soldier was killed in northern Iraq by the PKK on May 8, the army said.

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Turkish jets strike 12 PKK targets in Iraq’s north, army says

2018/05/1526635217.jpg
Read: 429     13:19     18 May 2018    

Turkish jets hit more than 10 outlawed Kurdistan Workers’ Party (PKK) positions as part of operations in northern Iraq, the Turkish army said on May 18.


In a statement, the Turkish General Staff said 12 targets used by the militant group as shelters and weapons emplacements were destroyed in northern Iraq’s Gara, Metina, Sinath-Haftanin and Hakurk regions in airstrikes carried out since May 17.

One Turkish soldier was killed and another wounded during an operation against the PKKin southeastern Turkey, a security source said on May 11.

Another soldier was killed in northern Iraq by the PKK on May 8, the army said.

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