Turkey kills 67 PKK militants in N. Iraq

ISTANBUL, March 12 (KUNA) — Turkish airstrikes in northern Iraq have killed 67 PKK militants in northern Iraq, a military source said Saturday.
F-16 and F-4 jets carried out the raids on the positions of the PKK group in Qandil, Metina, Haftanin and Avasin-Basyan, it said in an online press release.
The Turkish Air Force has been conducting airstrikes on PKK bases in southern and eastern Turkey and in northern Iraq, it added. Turkey, the US and the EU list the PKK as a terrorist organization. (end ta.mt