Two Turkish soldiers die in clashes with PKK terrorists

Two Turkish soldiers die during armed clashes with PKK terrorists in southeastern province of Sirnak

Photo by: AA
Photo by: AA

Operations against PKK terrorists continue in several district of souhteastern Sirnak province of Turkey

Two Turkish soldiers died after being badly wounded by PKK terrorists during clashes late on Thursday night in the southeastern Sirnak province.

The terrorists attacked the soldiers with sniper rifles and bombs.

One of the fallen soldier was identified as Ufuk Fesli who was twenty four years old.

The Turkish army announced that six terrorists were killed during the armed conflicts.

Security forces said that clashes with the terrorists still continue in the same district of Cizre.

The PKK, which is listed as a terror organisation by Turkey, US and EU, has killed more than 200 security officials in Turkey since July 11.

TRTWorld and agencies