Turkey says that it has neutralized six terrorists of Kurdistan workers party in Northern Iraq.
Turkish authorities used the word neutralized to imply the terrorists in question surrendered or were killed or captured. The defense ministry said that the counterterrorism action was part of operation pence simpson defense operations are a series of offensive. Turkeys has been carrying out since 2019 against terrorist groups in Northern Iraq.
Earlier the interior ministry said at least three armed terrorists were neutralized in Turkey’s Southeastern Hakkari province. The statement did not specify the terrorist affiliation but the PKK has been active in these regions. Turkey owes the group responsible for at least 40,000 deaths during a 35-year conflict.