At least 26 PKK terrorists were eliminated in counterterrorism operations across Turkey over the past week, according to the country's Interior Ministry.
In a statement, the ministry said the Turkish Armed Forces carried out 2,156 operations on August 20-27.
The ministry said 12 of the terrorists were killed, 9 captured, and 5 others surrendered to authorities.
According to the statement, 5 senior operatives of the terrorist group were among the "neutralized" PKK terrorists.
Additionally, 62 people were arrested during operations for allegedly aiding and abetting the PKK terrorist group.