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2 PKK/YPG terrorists surrender in southeastern Turkey

Terrorists had fled from PKK shelter in Syria, says source

Sibel Uğurlu   | 21.11.2018
2 PKK/YPG terrorists surrender in southeastern Turkey File Photo

By Rauf Maltas

SANLIURFA, Turkey

Two PKK/YPG terrorist surrendered to Turkish security forces in southeastern Sanliurfa province on Wednesday, according to a security source.

The terrorists had fled from a PKK shelter in Syria's Ras al-Ayn city in northeastern al-Hasakah district, said the source, who asked not to be named due to restrictions on speaking to media.

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 death of some 40,000 people.

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