Turkish soldier killed in northern Iraq
ISWNews Analysis Group: The Turkish Ministry of Defense announced that a Turkish soldier was killed in northern Iraq.
Following the Turkish operation in northern Iraq, a Turkish soldier was seriously wounded in a clash with PKK militants in the Khakorak area October 31 and was taken to hospital.
On October 26, a Turkish soldier was killed in a clash with PKK militants in northern Iraq.
The Turkish military operation in northern Iraq, known as the Pence-Simsek (Thunder Claw) and Pence-Yildirim (Lightning Claw) operations began on April this year and continues to this day.