April 7, 2016 / 5:01 AM / in 2 years

Turkish warplanes hit Kurdish militant targets in Iraq: Anadolu

ISTANBUL (Reuters) - Turkish warplanes conducted air strikes on Kurdish militant targets in northern Iraq on Wednesday, destroying caves and shelters used by the rebels, the state-run Anadolu Agency reported on Thursday.

Citing security sources, it said F-16 and F-4 jets destroyed the Kurdistan Workers Party (PKK) targets in the Zap area of neighboring Iraq, where PKK militants are based.

Writing by Daren Butler; Editing by Ayla Jean Yackley

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