The Turkish army sent 300 soldiers about three kilometers into northern Iraq on Tuesday, a spokesman for Kurdish security forces said.
The troops crossed into an area near the border with Iran, about 120 kilometers north of the city of Irbil, said Jabar Yawar, a spokesman for Kurdistan's Peshmerga security forces.
It was not immediately clear what time the incursion took place or whether the Turkish troops were still in Iraq.
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