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Turkish Air Force kills 14 terrorists in northern Iraq

06 April 2018 [14:28] - TODAY.AZ

By  Trend

The Turkish Air Force killed 14 terrorists in northern Iraq as part of the operation against the Kurdistan Workers’ Party (PKK), the Turkish General Staff said in a message April 6.

According to the message, the operation was conducted in Iraq’s Hakurk region.

More than 13 strongholds of terrorists were destroyed.

The conflict between Turkey and the PKK, which demands the creation of an independent Kurdish state, has continued for more than 30 years and has claimed more than 40,000 lives.

The UN and the European Union list the PKK as a terrorist organization.


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