Four Turkish soldiers were killed and five others injured Thursday night when a landmine blasted in south-east Turkey.
The Turkish Daily Zaman quoted a statement from the Turkish Army Chief of Staff as saying the explosion happened at a roadside in Sirvan, close to the Siirt province, as a Turkish military car was patrolling the area.
The statement said the troops were airlifted to hospitals for treatment.
The Turkish military continue its pursuit of PKK.
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