PKK fire at Turkish military copter rings alarm bells over peace process

PKK fire at Turkish military copter rings alarm bells over peace process

 

In a development likely to raise more questions over the fate of the ongoing peace process, the Turkish Armed Forces (TSK) announced on June 21 that a military helicopter carrying command staff in a mountainous area in the southeastern Anatolian province of Hakkari on June 20 was targeted by open fire.

The TSK posted a statement with the titled “Opening of fire on helicopter by members of separatist terrorist organization” on its official website on June 21.