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Turkish jets hit PKK targets in northern Iraq

Turkish fighter jets destroyed ammunition depots and shelters of the PKK terror group in northern Iraq, the country's Defense Ministry said. The airstrikes destroyed PKK targets in the Metina, Hakurk, Avasin-Basyan and Zap …

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Turkey holding Kış 2019 military exercises in Kars

Turkey is holding large-scale international military exercises in its Kars province. The representatives of 15 countries are taking part in the military exercises titled 'Kış 2019' (Winter 2019). It was noted that …

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 Turkish army destroys 6 PKK strongholds in Diyarbakir

Turkish Armed Forces have destroyed six strongholds of the Kurdistan Workers’ Party (PKK) terrorists, as well as ammunition depots as part of the operation against the PKK in Turkey’s Diyarbakir province. A great number of …

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 Turkey eliminates 75 terrorists in January

Turkish Armed Forces eliminated 75 militants of the Kurdistan Workers' Party (PKK) during anti-terrorist operations in January, the Turkish General Staff said. During the operations, one Turkish serviceman was killed and three were …

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US offers Turkey to choose between C-400 and Patriot

A U.S. delegation that met with Turkish authorities in Ankara this week asked Turkish government to drop the purchase of Russian S-400 missile systems in exchange of U.S. made Patriots, Ahval reports with a reference to Yeni Şafak …

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Syria military takes control of Manbij

Syria's military announced it has taken control of the flash-point Kurdish-held town of Manbij, where Turkey has threatened an offensive. There was no immediate comment from Turkey or the U.S., whose troops have been patrolling the …

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Turkish forces destroy 6 militants in Iraq

Turkish jets destroyed six PKK terrorists in northern Iraq, the Turkish Defense Ministry said. The airstrikes were carried out in Zap and Hakurk regions on Sunday, the ministry said on Twitter, adding that the terrorists were plotting …

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Turkey declares Manbij and Euphrates operations

Turkey's Defense Minister Hulusi Akar said that Turkish army is preparing for a military operation in Syria. "Now we have Manbij and the east of the Euphrates in front of us. We are working intensively on this …

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Turkey to buy 80 Patriot missiles from U.S.

The U.S. State Department has approved a possible $3.5 billion sale of Patriot air and missile defense systems to Turkey, the Pentagon said. The Defense Security Cooperation Agency said the State Department had approved the sale of 80 …

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Six Turkish servicemen struck by lightning in Hakkari

Six Turkish servicemen have been hospitalized after a lightning hit the barracks in the country's Hakkari province, Turkish media reported. According to reports, health condition of the injured soldiers is assessed as normal. …

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Soldier injured in PKK rocket attack in Turkey's Igdir

A Turkish soldier was injured in a rocket attack targeting an outpost in the eastern border province of Igdir, security sources said. PKK terrorists targeted Martyr Bülent Aydin border outpost on Turkey-Iran border late Sunday, …

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