PKK terrorists neutralized during Operation Claw-Tiger
Turkish security forces on Tuesday neutralized six PKK terrorists in an air operation in northern Iraq, the Turkish Defense Ministry said.
TERRORISTS OFTEN USE NORTHERN IRAQ TO PLAN TERRORIST ATTACKS IN TURKEY
As part of Operation Claw-Tiger, the terrorists were neutralized in the Zap and Haftanin regions, the ministry said on Twitter.
PKK terrorists often use northern Iraq – across the Turkish border – to plan terrorist attacks in Turkey.
Turkey's operations Claw-Tiger and Claw-Eagle were launched in June to ensure the safety of the Turkish people and borders by neutralizing the threat of the PKK and other terrorist groups that often use northern Iraq to plan cross-border attacks.