Anti terror operation in Turkey: One soldier succumbs to injuries

(MENAFN- Emirates News Agency (WAM))

ANKARA 4th January 2016 (WAM) -- A Turkish soldier has died in hospital after being injured in an anti-terror operation in southeastern Turkey the Turkish General Staff said in a statement today.

According to the Turkish News Agency Anadolu Agency the soldier was seriously wounded during an operation against the PKK terrorist organisation in Sur district of southeastern Diyarbakir province at 10.25 a.m. local time 08:25 GMT on Sunday the statement read. He died in hospital on Monday.


Emirates News Agency (WAM)

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