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Military strikes come a day after the Kurdistan Workers' Party kills nine Turkish troops.
Turkey's military said Thursday its warplanes successfully attacked 60 bases belonging to Kurdish separatist rebels in northern Iraq.
The operation came a day after the Kurdistan Workers' Party, or PKK, killed nine Turkish troops in a roadside bomb attack in the district of Cukurca, in Hakkari province, close to the Iraqi border.
According to the BBC, a Turkish military statement said it would press ahead with its cross-border raids until the rebels were "rendered ineffective".
The warplanes hit suspected rebel targets in the mountainous region near the Iraqi-Turkish border late Wednesday. Strikes were also carried out on Mount Qandil, along the Iraqi-Iranian border.
The Guardian reported that Mount Qandil is where PKK leaders are believed to be hiding.
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The Turkish military said its aircraft returned safely to their bases following the mission.
Fourteen soldiers were injured in Wednesday's attack — one of the deadliest for the Turkish army since violence escalated in July, casting doubt on the possibility of peace talks.