The Turkish Interior Ministry has announced the launch of a new security operation against PKK militants in the southeastern province of Batman.
According to a statement from the ministry: “The security operation called Siege of the Arne Autumn-Winter 20, which involves 650 security personnel from the special forces of the police and commandos from the gendarmerie.
The statement emphasizes that the operation is aimed at neutralizing terrorists and cleansing the country from the last terrorist.
The Ministry of the Interior launched a series of ARN operations against the BPC in January 2021.
It is noteworthy that these operations received the name “Arn” in relation to the Turkish youth Arn Bulbul, who was tortured to death by terrorists from the organization on August 11, 2017.