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At least 6 PKK members killed in northern Iraq


Turkish security forces killed a PKK member in northern Iraq as part of Operation Claw, Turkish Defense Ministry said on Monday.

So far 28 terrorists have been killed in Hakurk region since the operation began against the PKK group on May 27, the Turkish ministry tweeted.

Separately, Turkish airstrikes neutralized at least five PKK members in the Zap region of northern Iraq.

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 many women and children. 

Last Modified: Monday، 03 June 2019 03:25 PM