|Home page World|
At least 79 PKK terrorists were killed in the last week in operations across Turkey, according to a General Staff statement late Thursday.
The anti-terror operations continue in the eastern provinces of Hakkari, Sirnak, Diyarbakır, Mardin, Van, Batman and Siirt, the statement read.
The operations destroyed at least 19 terrorists' shelters.
Security forces also seized during the operations at least 70 infantry rifles, more than 50 hand grenades, five machine guns, five rocket launchers, more than 35 improvised explosives and various explosive materials.
In the past week, five soldiers were martyred and 15 others were injured in PKK terror attacks, the statement added.
2017.07.14 / 10:48