Turkey bombs northern Iraq: Iraqi officials By Sherko Raouf

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By Sherko Raouf
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SULAIMANIYA, Iraq (Reuters) – Turkish warplanes targeting Kurdish rebels bombed villages deep in northern Iraq on Sunday, killing one woman and forcing hundreds of people to flee their homes, local officials said.

In Ankara, the Turkish military’s General Staff confirmed in a statement its warplanes had attacked targets of the separatist Kurdistan Workers Party (PKK), which uses northern Iraq as a base from which to attack security forces inside Turkey.

But the head of the General Staff, General Yasar Buyukanit, quoted by Turkey’s Anatolian state news agency, denied any civilian targets were hit and said his forces had acted with the implicit approval of U.S. occupying forces in Iraq.

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One thought on “Turkey bombs northern Iraq: Iraqi officials By Sherko Raouf

  1. Hi,
    There’s something that you know wrong…The people that we fight are not KURDISH REBEL but terrorists.When the terrorists attacked America,you called them as terrorists and we called them terrorists too.But now by calling them as Kurdish you mean that they are like heroes.Pls stop doing it…We know well why you’re doing this but stop it pls…You do not gain anything except our hatred…

    respects…

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