Turkish jets hit terror targets in northern Iraq
Airstrikes destroy weapon pits, shelters used by terrorists in Hakurk, Metina regions, says Turkey’s Defense Ministry
Turkish fighter jets hit PKK terrorist targets in northern Iraq, Turkey’s Defense Ministry said on Wednesday.
In a statement, the ministry said the airstrikes destroyed weapon pits and shelters used by PKK terrorists in the Hakurk and Metina regions.
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 deaths of nearly 40,000 people, including women and children.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.