Kurdistan Workers' Party (PKK)

Erdogan: Turkey threatened by strategic partners

Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdoğan said that Turkey is facing a number of threats, and one of these is posed by its own strategic partners, as he highlighted that the U.S. does not sell some weapons to Turkey but it …

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Three soldiers killed in Turkey's Sirnak

  At least three soldiers were killed in action, another was injured following a terror attack by the PKK in southeastern Turkey's Şırnak province. The attack reportedly took place near Kuyutepe base area, where …

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Turkish airstrike kills wanted PKK terrorist in Iraq

A senior PKK terrorist was killed during airstrikes carried out by the Turkish military in northern Iraq on March 21, according to the army on Sunday, Anadolu Agency reported. In a statement, the Turkish General Staff said the …

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PKK militants attack military base in Turkey’s Siirt

Kurdistan Workers Party (PKK) militants staged an attack near a military base in southeast Turkey’s Siirt province, killing six Turkish security force members and wounding seven, security sources said. They said the attack …

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Turkish jets kill 41 PKK militants in Iraq

A total of 41 Kurdistan Workers’ Party (PKK) militants were killed during an air operation on March 22 in northern Iraq, the Turkish army said. The Turkish General Staff said in a statement that members of the PKK, who were …

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Cumhuriyet daily's editor-in-chief released - media

A court in Istanbul has ordered two journalists for the opposition Cumhuriyet newspaper released from prison pending the conclusion of their trial on terror charges. The court ruled Friday that Cumhuriyet Editor-in-Chief Murat …

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Curfew declared in Turkey's Diyarbakir

A curfew has been declared in 115 settlements of Turkey's Diyarbakir province due to the counter-terrorism operation, according to the statement posted on the Diyarbakir governor's website. The indefinite curfew went into …

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Turkey calls on US to stop supporting Kurds

Turkey's Prime Minister Binali Yildirim questioned the seriousness of the US in the fight against terrorism and urged it again to drop its support for terror groups. "The US, which we think as our NATO ally and …

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Ten PKK members detained in Istanbul

Turkey's police conducted an anti-terrorist operation against members of the Kurdistan Workers' Party (PKK) in Istanbul. The police carried out searches and detained 10 people. All of them are citizens of Turkey, Turkish …

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Major terrorist attack prevented in eastern Turkey

A major terrorist attack was prevented in the eastern Turkish province of Bingol during a special operation conducted by local law enforcement, the local police said. According to the message, 600 kilograms of explosives were found …

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