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Turkey strikes PKK in northern Iraq after Ankara attack: Army

AFP , Thursday 18 Feb 2016

Turkey's air force launched new strikes on Kurdistan Workers Party (PKK) targets in northern Iraq hours after a bombing in Ankara targeting the military that killed 28 people, the army said Thursday.

The air strikes late Wednesday on the Haftanin area of northern Iraq close to the Turkish border, a known PKK stronghold, targeted a group of 60-70 fighters including top leaders of the outlawed group, it added.

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