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6 PKK terrorists neutralized in Northern Syria

Turkish Defense Ministry on Sunday said that 2 PKK terrorists in Northern Iraq and 4 more terrorists in Northern Syria were neutralized.
22.11.2020 - 17:06

Turkey on Sunday neutralized six PKK terrorists in cross-border anti-terrorism operations in northern Syria and northern Iraq, the National Defense Ministry said.

THEY WERE PLOTTING ATTACK

In a statement, the ministry said that two PKK terrorists, who were reportedly plotting an attack action in the Avasin region in northern Iraq, were neutralized.

6 PKK terrorists neutralized in Northern Syria WATCH

Four PKK/YPG terrorists were neutralized while attempting to infiltrate the Operation Peace Spring region in northern Syria, the ministry added.

Since 2016, Turkey has launched a trio of successful anti-terror operations across its border in northern Syria to prevent the formation of a terror corridor and enable a peaceful settlement of residents: Euphrates Shield (2016), Olive Branch (2018), and Peace Spring (2019).