Turkish jets hit PKK targets in northern Iraq

Istanbul, Turkish fighter jets hit PKK targets in northern Iraq, the National Defense Ministry said Friday.

The Turkish airstrikes destroyed weapon positions, shelters, and ammunition depots used by PKK elements in the Zap, Avasin-Basyan and Hakurk region, the ministry said on a statement.

Ankara says that the operation came in response to attacks carried out by the separatist group inside Turkey every now and then.

Source: Kuwait News Agency