Turkey: 5 PKK terrorists surrender to security forces
Terrorists escaped from their shelters in northern Iraq, Syria
Five PKK terrorists surrendered to security forces in southeastern Turkey, according to the National Defense Ministry on Monday.
In a Twitter post, the ministry said: “4 PKK terrorists, who escaped from the [PKK’s] shelter areas in northern Iraq and Syria, have surrendered to our border post in Silopi [district of Sirnak province], and 1 PKK/YPG terrorist to our border post in Kiziltepe [district of Mardin province].”
The dissolution of the PKK have been continuing, according to the tweet.
In its more than 30-year terror campaign against Turkey, the PKK -- listed as a terrorist organization by Turkey, the U.S. and EU -- has been responsible for the deaths of nearly 40,000 people, including women, children, and infants.Anadolu Agency website contains only a portion of the news stories offered to subscribers in the AA News Broadcasting System (HAS), and in summarized form. Please contact us for subscription options.