Turkey’s military engagement in Northern Iraq, a never-ending story

In the night of Tuesday the 2nd of February, Turkey conducted air raids in Northern Iraq and Syria against the PKK and the PYD-YPG, in the “regions of Derik, Sinjar and mount Karacak”, that signed off the start of the lightning operation Kış Kartal , according to the minister of Turkish Defense. If its scale and precision was particularly noteworthy, it is but another operation part of this “discreet war” against the PKK’s rear bases.

11th February 2022