Air operation to Qandil
- March 27, 2019
Turkish jets hit the several senior targets at the terrorist PKK’s base on Qandil mountain in the joint operation, carried out by the TSK and the National Intelligence Organization (MIT).
Rıza Altun, a senior figure close to the PKK terror group’s acting leader Cemil Bayık, was severely wounded in Turkish airstrikes, the Turkish Armed Forces (TSK) announced.
On March 21, the precise coordinate detected by Bayraktar TB2 UAV was hit by F-16s.
The PKK has been waging an insurgency for more than three decades, and is considered a terror group by Turkey and its allies.