PM Yıldırım visits troops in Turkey’s Şırnak
Accompanied by Deputy Prime Minister Bekir Bozdağ, Defense Minister Nurettin Canikli and Interior Minister Süleyman Soylu, Yıldırım arrived at the province at around 10 a.m. and visited the military base in the Namazdağı region where operations against outlawed Kurdistan Workers’ Party (PKK) militants have been ongoing for the past 12 days.
The premier inspected troops participating in the operations at the base and later headed to the Şırnak 23rd Gendarmerie Border Division Commandship.
“You can be sure of that as long as we keep our province, our country, our children and our future together. I hope we will have better days ahead of us,” he added.
The premier also spoke about the investments in the province under the ruling Justice and Development Party (AKP).