Important: Kurdistan implements the process of anticipating 9 dead and wounded and Turkey recognizes
PKK fighters carried out an operation by detonating a remotely detonated landmine targeting a Turkish transport vehicle in the Batman area. The operation left seven soldiers dead, one of them an officer, while two others were wounded, Turkish media reported that their situation was critical.
The Turkish authorities acknowledged that a group of PKK fighters targeted an armored personnel carrier in the area of ”Hassankiv” of Batman, on Thursday 04/10/2018, by a landmine, leaving 7 soldiers dead and two wounded.
The authorities said the soldiers were in a crackdown on PKK fighters in the area. This operation is a violent operation led by PKK fighters against the Turkish army, where the death toll of Turkish soldiers is rising.It is noteworthy that the PKK had a ceasefire seven times in previous years, but the Turkish side did not comply with this initiative and was continuing its military operations.