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Turkey arrests 4 PKK terror suspects

Arrests take place in southeastern southeastern Sanliurfa province

Esber Ayaydin   | 03.11.2020
Turkey arrests 4 PKK terror suspects File Photo

SANLIURFA, Turkey

At least four people were arrested in southeastern Turkey for their suspected links to PKK/ KCK terror organization, an official statement said.

The suspects were arrested in the Viransehir district of southeastern Sanliurfa province, according to a statement by the provincial prosecutor’s office.

After their medical checkup in hospital, suspects were taken to local police headquarter.

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


*Writing by Ahmet Gencturk

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