Turkey, Iran to mull security issues
Baku, Azerbaijan, Dec. 9
By Rufiz Hafizoglu – Trend:
Turkey and Iran will discuss security issues within the visit of Turkish Interior Minister Suleyman Soylu to Tehran, the Turkish media reported Dec. 9.
Today, Soylu will meet with Iranian Interior Minister Abdolreza Rahmani Fazli.
The sides will also discuss joint fight against terrorism in the region.
The conflict between Turkey and the PKK, which demands the creation of an independent Kurdish state, has continued for more than 30 years and has claimed more than 40,000 lives.
The UN and the European Union list the PKK as a terrorist organization.
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