BEIRUT, LEBANON (12:45 P.M.) – The Turkish Ministry of Defense published on Friday, a video of the moment a commando participating in Operation “Tiger’s Claw” blew up a target in northern Iraq.
The ministry indicated via its official Twitter account that their forces destroyed shelters, hideouts, and sites belonging to the Kurdistan Workers Party (PKK).
The ministry attached its leaflet to a video that monitors the moments when those targets were hit by their forces.
Kahraman Komandolarımız teröristlerin ininde! #PençeKaplan Operasyonu başarıyla devam ediyor. Arama-tarama faaliyetlerini aralıksız sürdüren Komandolarımız terör örgütü PKK’nın Haftanin’deki sığınak, barınak ve mağaralarını teker teker imha ediyor.#MSB #TSK pic.twitter.com/SNbbUu66S1
— T.C. Millî Savunma Bakanlığı (@tcsavunma) June 18, 2020
Operation Tiger Claw was launched last Wednesday in northern Iraq against the elements of the Kurdistan Workers Party (PKK), and other organizations that Ankara classifies as terrorist groups.
This operation is the second in northern Iraq, after an operation was launched at dawn on Monday.