AA / Ankara
The Turkish Ministry of National Defense has announced the neutralization of two PKK terrorists detected in northern Iraq.
The ministry also clarified that terrorists were neutralized in the area of Operation Flashclaws thanks to ATAK helicopters belonging to the Turkish army.
“Two PKK terrorists detected in the area of Operation Flashclaws were neutralized with our ATAK helicopters. The number of terrorists neutralized today has reached 12,” the ministry said on Monday.
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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