Note that Turkey also has placed 1,300 of their own soldiers in several villages, 40 km from the border with Iraq. It is a question not only of military personnel. There are situated tanks, trucks and armored vehicles. In these areas, the Turkish military carried out patrols to monitor the movements in the region, namely, the movements of the rebels PKK. Meanwhile, according to the Minister of Transport Turkey, for a period of 27 years (1984 to 2011). struggle against PKK costs Turkey amounted to $ 300 billion. But the indirect costs much more — $ 700 billion. According to the study, 61% of the members are citizens of the PKK Turkey, others represent various zabugornye country. The number of members based in the mountains of PKK was 5,000 people, 11% of which — the ladies.
Deputy Prime Minister Turkey Beshir Atalay, in turn, said that in the period of 1990-2009. Turkish armed forces and police defused 27905 members PKK. Kurdish rebels killed 19946, of which 19097 — men, 792 — ladies. 57 killed Paul set was unreal.