Kurdistan Workers' Party (PKK)

page 3
11 PKK terrorists killed in southeastern Turkey

A total of 11 PKK terrorists were killed in Turkey’s southeast during operations on Sunday, according to security sources, Anadolu agency reports. The sources, who spoke on condition of anonymity due to restrictions on …

Terrorist attack prevented in Turkey’s Gaziantep

Turkish police and the National Intelligence Organization (MİT) caught eight militants of the outlawed Kurdistan Workers’ Party (PKK) as well as the Syrian Kurdish Democratic Union Party (PYD), who were preparing for a “sensational …

Three soldiers killed in PKK attack in Turkey

Three soldiers were killed in a Kurdistan Workers’ Party (PKK) attack in the Uludere district of the southeastern province of Şırnak on June 27. Security sources said PKK militants opened fire on a military vehicle carrying food …

Turkish soldier killed in PKK attack

At least one Turkish soldier has been killed and six wounded in an attack on a military convoy in eastern Turkey carried out by the Kurdistan Worker’s Party (PKK) militants. The militants used rocket launchers to attack the convoy …

Soldier killed in clash in eastern Turkey

A soldier was killed during a clash between security forces and PKK terrorists in eastern Tunceli province on Sunday. The clash in Nazimiye district left two other soldiers wounded, the source said on condition of …

 Two Turkish servicemen killed in Agri

Two Turkish soldiers and a policeman have been killed in two separate clashes with Kurdistan Workers Party (PKK) militants in eastern Turkey, security sources said. Early on Thursday, PKK fighters opened fire in a mountainous area of …

Turkey hits Kurdish areas in northeast Syria

Turkish warplanes carried out airstrikes on Tuesday against suspected Kurdish rebel positions in northern Iraq and in northeastern Syria, the military said. A Syrian Kurdish militia force said the strikes hit a media center, a local …

Two Turkish soldiers killed in Sirnak in clash with PPK

Turkish soldiers clashed with Kurdish militants in a rural area of southeast Turkey near the Iraqi border on Friday morning, the armed forces said. The firefight occurred around 9.30 am (0630 GMT) in the Uludere district of Sirnak …