Turkish airstrikes in southeast Turkey and Iraq killed 26 militants

Turkish air strikes killed 26 militants and destroyed their gun positions, shelters and ammunition stores in southeast Turkey and northern Iraq this week, Turkey’s armed forces said on Tuesday.

Read Also: Germany’s minister vowed to close the border to migrants by July

The military said in a statement released on its Twitter account the air strikes were carried out on Sunday and Monday in Turkey’s Diyarbakir and Sirnak provinces and in the Avasin-Basyan area of northern Iraq, where the Kurdistan Workers Party militant group has bases.

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *