Turkey seeks red notice for senior PKK figures

Ankara public prosecutor asks Justice Ministry to request Interpol red notice for 47 PKK terrorists, including senior figures

Turkey seeks red notice for senior PKK figures

World Bulletin / News Desk

The Ankara Chief Public Prosecutor’s Office has asked the Justice Ministry to request an Interpol red notice for 47 PKK terrorists, according to judicial sources.

The 47 terrorist organization PKK members include senior figures such as Murat Karayilan, Cemil Bayik, Fehman Huseyin, Duran Kalkan, Remzi Kartal, and Sabri Ok, said the sources, speaking on condition of anonymity.

It also requested an investigation into their assets and bank accounts and confiscation of their properties.

In May 2015, a detention warrant was issued for 49 PKK members, including the six senior figures listed above, for “disrupting the unity and territorial integrity of the state”.

PKK is listed as a terrorist organization also by the EU and the U.S.

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