Turkish military says 15 PKK militants killed in southeast

By REUTERS
May 13, 2016 09:53

ISTANBUL - Fifteen militants of the outlawed Kurdistan Workers Party (PKK) were killed in clashes in Turkey's southeastern Sirnak province, broadcaster NTV reported, citing the Turkish military.

Turkey has been clashing with militants in sweeps across the southeast, which has seen some of the worst fighting since the height of the insurgency in the 1990s.


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