Turkey bombs PKK in first strikes since ceasefire

Turkish armoured vehicles surround a statue of Mahsum Korkmaz -- one of the founders of the outlawed Kurdistan Workers’ Party (PKK) -- as they tighten security in Diyarbakir, on August 19, 2014Ankara (AFP) – Turkish jets have bombed Kurdish rebel targets in the southeast of the country in the first such strikes against the separatists since an increasingly fragile 2013 ceasefire, officials said Tuesday.

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