One of the PKK leaders, the leader of a terrorist organization in the city of Mahmur Selman Bozkyr, has been neutralized.
Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan announced this on his Twitter page, Trend reports referring to Anadolu.
“I want to share good news with the people. National Intelligence Organization of Turkey [MİT] neutralized one of the PKK leaders, the leader of the terrorist organization in Makhmur [город на севере Ирака] Selman Bozkyr, codenamed “Dr. Hussein”. On behalf of the people, I thank everyone who contributed to the success of this operation. Turkey will not allow terrorists to turn Mahmur into a kind of “incubation center”, we will continue to suppress terrorism in the bud, “he wrote.
During the operation, along with Selman Bozkyr, two more militants were neutralized.
According to the information received, MIT conducted a successful operation in a terrorist camp in the city of Mahmour in Iraq. As a result, the leader of the terrorists in Mahmur, Selman Bozkyr, codenamed “Dr. Hussein”, and two other members of the RKK were neutralized.
The terrorist camp operated under the guise of a refugee camp, here the militants were organizing their criminal activities.