Tag: PKK

Turkey Alleged to Use Chemical Weapons on Rebels

The allegation by human rights activists that the Turkish military used chemical weapons to kill eight rebels last September is supported by photographs which purportedly depict the dead Kurds, Der Spiegel reported yesterday (see GSN, July 2).

PKK bombs Kirkuk-Ceyhan pipeline in Mardin

Media reported that terrorists belonging to the Kurdistan Workers’ Party (PKK) on Saturday night bombed Kirkuk-Ceyhan oil pipeline operating between Turkey and Iraq near the town of Midyat in Mardin province of Turkey.

Turkish warplanes bomb northern Iraq

The rebel Kurdistan Workers’ Party (PKK) and an Iraqi Kurdish Official stated that Turkish fighter planes bombed theSidakan district of Arbil province in the mountainous northeast of Iraq on Monday.

Turkey claims 130 PKK deaths since March

Turkish Security Forces announced on Friday that at least 130 members of Kurdistan Workers’ Party (PKK) have been killed inTurkey and neighbouring northern Iraq since March.

Turkish planes bombed PKK positions

Turkish media reported Turkish warplanes launched a series of cross-border air raids against the Kurdistan Workers’ Party (PKK)rebels in the Zap-Khakurk region of the Kurdish-held autonomous north of Iraq on Thursday.

2 Turkish soldiers killed in gunfight with PKK

Turkish security sources declared on Wednesday that two of its soldiers were killed and another two injured in a gun battle with some Kurdistan Workers Party (PKK) terrorists near the small town of Semdinli in the south-eastern province of Hakkari. Reportedly, the troops…

3 Turkish soldiers die in blast blamed on PKK

Anatolia news agency reported that three Turkish soldiers were killed and two others wounded in a land mine blast triggered by suspected Kurdistan Workers’ Party (PKK) terrorists in the south-eastern province of Hakkari late on Monday.

Belgian police arrested 30 PKK suspects

On Thursday Belgian police launched a massive operation across the country against  banned Kurdistan Workers Party (PKK). In this operation at least 30 suspected members of (PKK) were arrested.

Italian police dismantle PKK recruitment network

Italian police dismantled a recruitment network for the Kurdistan Workers’ Party (PKK) in northern Italy on Friday after arresting 11 men who allegedly recruited people for the terrorist organisation.