President Erdogan says Turkey and the US share more common interests than their "differences of opinion."
The terror group's ammunition stores and bases in the mountainous region were destroyed in the military operation, which Defence Minister Hulusi Akar said was launched after detecting PKK's shelters, positions, hideouts, and ammunition depots.
US response to the massacre of 13 Turkish citizens by PKK in Iraq has been widely slammed by Ankara as conditional and a "joke" as authorities cracked down on suspects, arresting more than 700, including local heads of HDP party.
Turkish president called on his US counterpart Joe Biden to act with Turkey without any questions, or be complicit to bloodshed.
Ankara aims to prevent PKK terrorists from infiltrating the country from Iraq and establishing a terror corridor.
Turkish Armed Forces commence a new military operation against the PKK and other terrorist groups in northern Iraq.
Northern Iraq's Kurdish Regional Government moves to scrutinise transactions after finding money trail to terror group from the Arab country, The New Arab reports.
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