Turkish Interior Ministry: 45 PKK Militants Killed in Past Week

Ankara, – At least 45 PKK militants were killed and 19 planned terror attacks thwarted across Turkey between over the past week, an Interior Ministry statement carried by Anadolu Agency said.

The statement said 35 militants were “neutralized” during ground operations, including 24 killed, two injured, three captured and six surrendered, while 21 others were killed in air strikes.

The security forces also thwarted 19 attacks, including seven bomb vehicles and a suicide bomb attack, the statement added.

Source: Qatar News Agency