Around 16 Turkish soliders killed in PKK attacks in Daglica area
In a statement on its website, the military did not specify a death toll but the PKK said it had killed 15 Turkish soldiers in the bomb attack in the Daglica area of Hakkari province. One security source told Reuters that 16 soldiers were killed.
Separately many took to Twitter last night after the attack killing the Turkish soldiers in condemnation of Turkish President Erdogan. Erdogan was blasted on the social media site following a statement he made following the attack where many criticised him for his insensitive remarks.