In 11, Eren Operations were launched in honor of the memory of all our martyrs who sacrificed their lives to keep these lands in our homeland, and especially Eren Bülbül, who was martyred by members of the separatist terrorist organization on August 2017, 2021.
In this context, in the "EREN-1 TENDÜREK OPERATION", the first of which was initiated in the Tendürek region; 1.071 personnel and 72 operational teams, consisting of Gendarmerie Commando, Gendarmerie Special Operations (JÖH), Police Special Operations (PÖH) and Security Rangers, are assigned.
"Kapan" and "Lightning" operations were carried out in 2020
In 2020, KAPAN and YILDIRIM OPERATIONS, which were launched with the aim of removing the separatist terrorist organization from the agenda of the country and destroying the terrorists considered to be sheltering in the region, were successfully carried out.
Lightning operations ended
YILDIRIM OPERATIONS, which was initiated in memory of Halil İbrahim Yıldırım, the youngest civilian martyr of the treacherous coup attempt of July 15, who was martyred in Istanbul at the age of 15, was completed on January 10, 2021.
153 Terrorists Are Neutralized, 707 Caves, Shelters, Warehouses Destroyed. Performed within the scope of LIGHTNING OPERATIONS,
- 20 large,
- 89 medium,
- Including 11.624 small
- in a total of 11.733 operations,
- 153 terrorists (149 dead, 4 right) were neutralized,
- 90 collaborators were caught,
- 707 caves, shelters and warehouses were destroyed,
- A total of 258 heavy and long barreled
- 278 guns,
- 215 IED,
- 399 hand grenades,
- 2 tons of 478 kg explosives,
- 38 million roots of cannabis,
- 17,7 tons of cannabis and large amounts of food and living supplies were seized.
EREN OPERATIONS, which are carried out for the complete elimination of terrorism in the country, continue successfully with the support of our people in a FAITHFUL and DECIDED manner.