Turkish armed forces carried out large-scale military operation using artillery and aviation in Iraq.
On Tuesday, may 28, according to Turkish defense Ministry.
“In operation “paw” 27 may 2019 after the blows of artillery and air strikes airborne brigade began operations against terrorists in Northern Iraq. The operation involved helicopters “ATTACK”. The aim of the operation in the region Hakurk is to neutralize the terrorists and their safe havens”, — said in a communique Department.
It should be noted that the Turkish army regularly carries out operations in Northern Iraq against the PKK, recognized by Turkey as a terrorist organization.