Top Turk general says US approved strikes in N. Iraq

The head of Turkey's military General Staff said it had US approval for Turkish air strikes on Sunday against Kurdish PKK rebel targets in northern Iraq.


"America last night opened Iraqi airspace to us. By opening Iraqi airspace to us last night America gave its approval to the operation," the Anatolian state news agency quoted General Yasar Buyukanit as saying. (Reuters)



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