22 August 2019

Turkey 'neutralized' 635 PKK terrorists this year, interior minister says


Related Articles Turkey has "neutralized" 635 PKK terrorists since the beginning of 2019, Interior Minister Süleyman Soylu said Thursday. "We've been combating PKK terror for 40 years. We have neutralized 635 PKK terrorists in 80,570 operations since the start of this year," Soylu told reporters in the capital Ankara. Turkish authorities often use the word "neutralized" in their statements to imply that the terrorists in question either surrendered or were killed or captured. "There is a [...]