12 iulie 2018

Turkey detains three French over alleged PKK links: report


Turkish security forces on Thursday detained 16 suspects, including three French nationals, in the Kurdish-majority southeast over alleged ties to outlawed Kurdish militants, the state-run Anadolu news agency reported. The operation was launched in the Beytussebap district of Sirnak province bordering Iraq to capture supporters of the Kurdistan Workers' Party (PKK) and its urban wing the KCK, Anadolu said. The detainees included three French nationals -- one of whom was a woman, it said, [...]