25 June 2012 /TODAYSZAMAN.COM
Turkish security forces discovered a total of 50 kilograms of explosive in three different locations along a road near Uzuntarla village, Tunceli province, while conducting an operation against the terrorist Kurdistan Workers' Party (PKK) on Monday.
Security units immediately called a bomb disposal team. The explosives were reported to C-4 plastic explosives. Operations against the terrorist organization are continuing in the region.
Earlier in the day, a 12-kilogram tube containing C-4 explosive was found in Tunceli province during an operation to capture PKK militants who opened fire on a gendarmerie unit near a Tunceli village. In the ensuing operation, gendarmerie forces found C-4 explosive packed inside a tube
Gendarmerie sources said operation to locate the terrorists is still under way in the region.