Turkey moves troops across border into Iraq to fight Kurdish rebels

ANKARA, Turkey — Turkey said Wednesday it has airlifted troops for a cross-border ground operation against Turkey’s Kurdish rebels in northern Iraq, the first known airborne-and-land offensive by Ankara inside Iraqi territory. The airborne offensive into Iraq’s border region of Haftanin, some 9 miles from the Turkey-Iraq border, was launched following intense artillery fire into… Continue reading at New York Post