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Turkish jets destroy PKK terror targets in N. Iraq

Weapon emplacements, shelters destroyed in Avasin-Basyan, Zap and Hakurk regions

20.07.2018
Turkish jets destroy PKK terror targets in N. Iraq

By Duygu Yener

ANKARA

Turkish warplanes destroyed PKK terror targets in northern Iraq as part of an anti-terror operation, the military said on Friday.

In a statement, Turkish General Staff said an airstrike was conducted in Avasin-Basyan, Zap and Hakurk regions on Thursday.

Weapon emplacements and shelters used by terrorists were destroyed in the airstrike during the operation, the statement added.

The PKK is listed as a terrorist organization by Turkey, the U.S. and the EU.

Reporting by Duygu Yener:Writing by Nilay Kar

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