Turkish MoD announces the killing of a leader of PKK in northern Iraq

Today, Friday, the Turkish Ministry of Defense announced the neutralization of Farid Yuksel, an official in the “PKK” in northern Iraq.

The ministry stated in a statement that the Turkish Armed Forces continue to strike the PKK hideouts.

It pointed out that “Turkish soldiers continue their struggle without interruption in the area of the “Claw – Lock” operation in northern Iraq.

The ministry said that its soldiers neutralized Ferid Yuksel, nicknamed “Cherzan Mava,” one of the so-called “Zagros” officials in the terrorist organization.

On April 17, 2022, Turkey launched the “Claw-Lock” operation against the strongholds of the terrorist PKK in the areas of Matina, Zab, and Afshin-Basyan in northern Iraq./End

Source: National Iraqi News Agency