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Turkey: Arrest of 5 PKK suspects in the east

AA / Van (Turkey)

Turkish forces arrested five people suspected of belonging to the terrorist organization PKK on Tuesday.

According to the information obtained, the fight against terrorism continues with determination. In this context, five people subject to an arrest warrant were arrested.

The terrorist organization PKK, which has waged a terrorist campaign against Turkey for more than thirty years, is responsible for the deaths of around 40,000 people, including a large number of women, children and infants.

The PKK is classified as a terrorist organization by Turkey, the United States and the European Union.

* Translated from Turkish by Hilal Serefli Sari

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