Turkish Foreign Minister Abdullah Gl asked the US for an explanation of alleged delivery of weapons to the PKK terrorist group. Gl said that ties with Turkey-US would collapse if arms to PKK claims confirmed.
A suspected PKK car bomb kills at least 17 people, and injures 27 others in Turkey's southeast Hakkari Province. Context: Kurdistan Workers' Party, Turkey
Turkey suspends 11,500 teachers over alleged links to separatist terrorist organization Kurdistan Workers' Party (PKK) a week before the start of school. Context: Kurdistan Workers' Party, Turkey
Turkish Armed Forces claims that it has killed three Kurdistan Workers' Party fighters in air strikes in southeastern Turkey near the borders with Iraq. Context: Kurdistan Workers' Party, Turkey
The Turkish military kills 35 Kurdistan Workers' Party militants after they attempt to capture a base in Turkey's Hakkari Province. Context: Kurdistan Workers' Party, Turkey
At least six Turkish soldiers are killed and four others are wounded in a PKK attack in Turkey's eastern Van Province. Context: Kurdistan Workers' Party, Turkey
Eight Turkish soldiers and 21 Kurdistan Workers Party (PKK) militants are killed in clashes and in a subsequent helicopter crash near Turkey's border with Iraq. Context: Kurdistan Workers' Party, Turkey
A car bomb, targeting an armored vehicle transporting police personnel, explodes close to a bus terminal in the Baglar district of Diyarbakir, Turkey, killing at least seven police officers and wounding 27 more people, including 13 officers, according to a joint statement by Turkish officials and the police. The attack comes one day before Turkish Prime Minister Ahmet Davutoglu's scheduled visit to the city. There has been no claim of responsibility. CNN points out both Kurdish rebels and ISIL militants have claimed similar recent incidents. Context: Kurdistan Workers' Party, Turkey
Turkey declares a curfew in the town of Yuksekova on the border with Iran as Turkish forces prepare an offensive against the PKK. Context: Kurdistan Workers' Party, Turkey
Twelve Turkish academics are detained for signing a declaration opposing military action against Kurdistan Workers Party forces in southeast Turkey. Context: Kurdistan Workers' Party, Turkey
Turkish security forces kill at least 32 Kurdistan Workers' Party (PKK) militants over the weekend, in military operations across the embattled Kurdish-majority southeast. Context: Kurdistan Workers' Party, Turkey
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