The Kurds said about the downed Turkish fighter in the mountains of Northern Iraq

According to the publication AFN, specializing in news from Kurdistan, the Turkish air force lost the F-16 that participated in the RAID on the area of Kandil in Northern Iraq. It is alleged that the incident occurred on the evening of 6 October.

The circumstances of the incident, the Agency does not. The Turkish authorities have not commented on these reports.

Iraqi-Turkish relations this week escalated after Prime Minister Binali Yildirim said that the country’s armed forces will continue the operation in Northern Iraq against militants of the Kurdistan workers party. The corresponding request of the Cabinet of Ministers approved the Turkish Parliament.

In Baghdad responded to the request in the UN security Council a complaint against the violation of the territorial integrity of the country.