The Turkish Defense Ministry announced the neutralization of 12 members of the Kurdish formations on the border with Syria, RIA Novosti reported.
The defense department carried out an operation against the militants following their January 8 attack in southeastern Turkey.
The operation in the region continues.
We will remind, on the border with Syria, three Turkish soldiers were killed earlier. Terrorists have planted improvised bombs in the Akchakale area. Another Turkish Armed Forces soldier was wounded. It was argued that Kurdish militias were behind the attack.
Prior to that, on January 6, it was reported that Israeli tanks fired at the border area of Syria. Information about the victims and destruction was not received.