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Turkish jets hit PKK targets, soldiers killed in southeast

Turkish jets hit PKK targets, soldiers killed in southeast

August 4, 2015

DIYARBAKIR (Turkey), Aug 4 — Turkish warplanes hit Kurdish rebel targets in south-eastern Turkey today, Dogan news agency reported, and three soldiers were killed in two separate attacks in a neighbouring province, the military said. Turkish F-16 jets carried out a 35-minute assault on Kurdistan Workers’ Party (PKK) targets in Daglica, in Hakkari Province near the border with Iraq, whose northern mountains offer a relatively safe base for the insurgents. The air strikes came after... Read more

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