TURKISH MILITARY: 36 PKK ELEMENTS KILLED DURING WEEK

Ankara, – A total of 36 PKK elements were killed during ongoing counter-terrorism operations in Turkey’s southeastern and eastern provinces over the past week, the General Staff said Saturday.

The Turkish General Staff said in a statement carried by Anadolu Agency (AA) that 36 36 PKK elements were killed in military operations in the Turkish provinces of Diyarbakir, Sirnak, Batman, Tunceli, Hakkari, and Kars.

Security forces also seized 26 infantry rifles, 24 grenades, and three rocket projectiles.

During operations, four Turkish soldiers were killed and 21 others were injured, according to AA. (QNA)

Source: Qatar News Agency