Turkey announces the start of the autumn-winter “Arn Siege”


Turkish Interior Minister Süleyman Soylu announced on Sunday the start of security operations “Arn Siege” for the fall and winter of 2022-2023.


Soylu said in a statement to reporters in the southeastern state of Sirnak that 1,600 personnel will participate in the new operations.

He added that the security operations of “Arn Al Siege” during the spring and summer of this year resulted in the neutralization of 98 PKK terrorists.

The Ministry of Interior began a series of “ARN” operations against the terrorist “PKK” in January 2021.


It is noteworthy that the name “Arn” was given to these operations in relation to the Turkish young man, Arn Bulbul, who was martyred by terrorists of the organization on August 11, 2017.