Two separate attacks blamed on Kurdish fighters have killed ten Turkish security officials in the southeast of the country, according to Al Jazeera.
Six soldiers from the Turkish armed forces were killed in Sirnak province near the Iraqi border in highway clashes with the Kurdistan Workers' Party militant group (PKK), the state-run Anadolu news agency reported Monday. Two others were injured during the same operation.
ISTANBUL (Reuters) - The Turkish military killed 16 Kurdistan Workers Party (PKK) fighters in an operation backed by air power near the Iranian border and another six militants elsewhere in southeast Turkey, the armed forces said on...
DIYARBAKIR (Reuters) - Turkish warplanes hit Kurdish rebel targets in southeastern Turkey on Tuesday, Dogan news agency reported, and three soldiers were killed in two separate attacks in a neighboring province, the military said.
State media blames Kurdish fighters for bomb and armed attacks carried out in southeastern Mardin and Sirnak provinces.
ISTANBUL (Reuters) - Kurdistan Workers Party (PKK) militants armed with rocket launchers and rifles attacked a military outpost in southeast Turkey, triggering a clash in which two Turkish soldiers and five PKK fighters were killed,...