Turkey: 5 PKK terrorists neutralized in northern Iraq


On Thursday, the Turkish Ministry of Defense announced the neutralization of 5 PKK terrorists during the ongoing operations in northern Iraq.

In a statement, the ministry confirmed that the Turkish army is determined and determined to dry up the sources of terrorism.


The statement indicated that 5 PKK terrorists were neutralized, after they were spotted in the areas of Operation Claw – Lock and Tiger Claw in northern Iraq.

On June 15, 2020, Turkey launched Operation Claw of the Tiger against PKK terrorists in the Heftanin region of northern Iraq.

On April 18, 2022, Turkey launched Operation Claw-Lock against PKK strongholds in the areas of Mtina, Zab and Afshin-Basian.