NEWS CENTER - Within the scope of "defense and security" expenditures of 272.9 billion lira, which corresponds to 25 percent of the budget, the operations carried out by the TAF outside the border have turned out to be copy pasted. Of the 34 operations, 18 are literally the same, word by word, and some words have been changed in the 18 of the operations.
The data shared by the Turkish Armed Forces as "Operation Against Terrorism" within the scope of daily activities on its official internet address is literally the same. Among the 62 domestic and cross border operations carried out between August 22 and September 22, only a few words were different. It was stated that in the 28 domestic operations, 13 people have surrendered and 28 PKK members were killed. Only the "seized" ammunition, equipment, tunnel and so on. tools were included in the final report about the operations carried out in North Iraq.
LITERALLY THE SAME
A single sentence were used for the 11 of the 34 operations in the North of Iraq, "An armed group of terrorists belonging to the separatist terrorist organization, who were detected by various reconnaissance and surveillance means to attack the base areas with the air operation organized in the north of Iraq, were neutralized."
Only some words were changed in the 10 operations at the web site: "Two shelters and a 10 meter tunnel were rendered unusable in the operation carried out in the north of Iraq; One empty AT-4 anti-tank rocket launcher was seized, one hand-made explosive and various life materials were detected and destroyed."
The daily data about the 7 cross border operations were literally the same: "With the air operation carried out in the north of Iraq, the weapon station, cave, shelter / shelter and ammunition depots of terrorists were destroyed."
ONLY DATA OF THE CLAW- TIGER
In 6 operations recorded for the details of the "Operation Claw-Tiger", which were praised by commentators on maps for days on television programs, which the government attaches great importance to, which was later off the agenda with a silence, it was said: "In the operation carried out within the scope of Operation Claw-Tiger in the north of Iraq, one Kalashnikov infantry rifle, 150 Kalashnikov infantry rifle cartridges, one AT-5 Spandrel anti-tank gun and a large amount of life materials were seized."
DIFFERENT STATEMENTS FROM SOYLU AND TAF
Regarding the perpetrator Ercan Bayat who carried out the Reyhanlı bombing of TAF in September 8, Minister of Interiror Süleyman Soylu said: "We captured him from Syria" and thanked the law enforcement units. Soylu who created a perception that a special operation was carried out to capture Ercan Bayat who caused 53 people lose their lives 7 years ago, could not stop speaking about his great achievement.
The information at the TAF web site regarding the so called operation is as follows: "An intel on an adult and 2 children will be crossing the border from Syria to Turkey illegally was obtained. All were captured and interrogated. The adult turned out to be the fugitive perpetrator of Seyhanlı explosion Ercan Bayat. He was surrendered to law enforcement units."
All the data at the TAF web site between September 21, 2020 and August 23, 2020 were copy pasted word by word.
MA/ Sedat Yılmaz