Turkish jets destroy PKK terror targets in N. Iraq
Weapon emplacements, shelters destroyed in Avasin-Basyan, Zap and Hakurk regions
By Duygu Yener
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.
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