49 militants killed in Turkish airstrikes in northern Iraq

49 militants killed in Turkish airstrikes in northern Iraq
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At least forty-nine militants of Kurdistan Workers Party have been killed in Turkish warplanes targeted their hideouts in northern Iraq.

Turkey's armed forces in a statement said on Thursday that airstrikes were carried out in the Asos Qandil, Zap, Avasin, Basyan and Hakurk regions .

The Turkish military also destroyed shelters, hideouts and weapon positions of the militant group, which was believed to be preparing an attack on Turkish border posts.

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