Turkish security forces neutralize 11 terrorists near SE border

Editor / Internet Yeni Şafak

An army post on Turkey's southeastern border province of Şanlıurfa was attacked by mortar fire from the nearby PKK/PYD region, the Turkish Armed Forces said on Friday.

No soldiers were killed or wounded in the mortar attack.

The statement said Turkey responded with a heavy artillery bombardment that killed a three-man PKK/PYD mortar team as well as eight terrorists manning a vehicle-fixed heavy machine gun.