Turkish military says 3 killed in fighting with Kurdish militants

By REUTERS
August 14, 2015 22:59

 
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Three soldiers were killed and six wounded in clashes with Kurdistan Workers Party (PKK) insurgents in southeastern Hakkari province on Friday, the military said in a statement.

Security sources earlier told Reuters four soldiers had been killed and six wounded. The fighting is the latest in a wave of violence between the army and the PKK in Turkey's mainly Kurdish southeast.

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