An eighth Turkish soldier was killed in Iraq within five days

30 May, 2022
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An eighth Turkish soldier was killed in Iraq within five days

The Turkish Ministry of Defense announced the killing of two Turkish soldiers during a military operation in northern Iraq, as Ankara is launching a military campaign against Kurdish (Turkish) fighters holed up there.


Thus, the number of Turkish soldiers killed in the same area since Tuesday rose to eight.


And the Turkish Ministry of Defense announced in a statement on Saturday that a soldier was killed and another wounded in the explosion of a homemade bomb.


Turkey frequently carries out attacks in northern Iraq, where the (Turkish) Kurdistan Workers Party (PKK) has bases and training camps in the Sinjar region and in the mountainous regions of the Iraqi Kurdistan region bordering Turkey.


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