Turkish jets destroy PKK terror targets in N. Iraq

  01 April 2019    Read: 1261
Turkish jets destroy PKK terror targets in N. Iraq

Turkish airstrikes on Monday hit PKK terrorist targets in northern Iraq, according to the Turkey's National Defense Ministry, Anadolu Agency reported. 

Air operations in the regions of Avasin-Basyan, and Hakurk destroyed weapon positions, shelters and ammunition depots used by PKK terrorists, the ministry said on Twitter.

In its more than 30-year terror campaign against Turkey, the PKK -- listed as a terrorist organization by Turkey, the U.S. and the EU -- has been responsible for the deaths of nearly 40,000 people, including many women and children.


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