With a number of profitable operations of its security forces in March, Turkey inflicted heavy blows on the YPG/PKK terrorist group, which has killed tens of 1000’s of individuals, together with infants, kids, ladies, lecturers and medical doctors, in its decades-long terror marketing campaign.
A complete of 111 terrorists, together with a number of the group’s senior members, had been killed as a part of counterterrorism efforts by the Turkish Armed Forces (TAF) and National Intelligence Organization (MİT) to thwart assaults searching for to disturb the peace and unity of the nation.
On March 9, two terrorists, who’ve been in the group for over 20 years, had been caught by army police in japanese Van province, bordering Iran. They had been the private bodyguards of YPG/PKK ringleaders Murat Karayılan and Cemil Bayık. In their subsequent testimony, the terrorists mentioned panic grew in the group as Turkey escalated its operations and that, because of this, inner executions had been carried out inside the terrorist group.
Notably on the identical day, Halide Tarı, a senior terrorist who glided by the code identify of Ayten Amed, was killed in the Qandil area of northern Iraq. Tarı joined the fear group in 1990 and was liable for the coordination of YPG/PKK’s cellular forces.
On March 10, 5 further senior terrorists had been killed in the Qandil area following joint airstrikes performed by Turkey’s air forces and intelligence organizations.
On March 11, Siya Munzur and Duygu Karayel, two terrorists with the YPG/PKK, had been persuaded by gendarmerie forces in southeastern Mardin to give up.
On March 30, Nazife Bilen, a member of the top-level KCK, an umbrella physique of the PKK terrorist group, management committee, which performs a decision-making position, was killed.
Terrorists proceed to flee because of Turkey’s operations, performed each inside and out of doors the nation. Morale is low, in accordance with the testimonies of its members, with many making an attempt to flee the group.
As of March 2020, a complete of 67 terrorists had surrendered to security forces.
Meanwhile, for over 210 days, dozens of oldsters of terrorists have been staging a sit-in protest exterior the places of work of the Peoples’ Democratic Party (HDP), a political group accused of getting hyperlinks to the YPG/PKK terror group.
In its greater than 40-year marketing campaign in opposition to Turkey, the PKK, listed as a terrorist group by Turkey, the U.S. and the European Union, has been liable for the deaths of 40,000 individuals. The YPG is the PKK’s Syrian offshoot.