Ankara has accused Tel Aviv of supporting Kurdish separatists
The Israeli unmanned aerial vehicles Heron during last few months has been watching Turkish troops in Hatay and Adana provinces and passed this the information to Kurdish separatists, sources in the Turkish intelligence services reported. This was reported by Today's Zaman.
According to the edition's sources, the militants of Kurdistan Workers Party (KWP), recognized by Turkey and by terrorist organizations of several countries, have deployed the camp for training militants in northern Syria near the less protected area at the Turkish border. According to Turkish intelligence, data on the number of Turkish Kurds guards was got from Israel.
According to the intelligence, a senior member of the KWP Yildyzbakan Kenan, who led the attack on the Turkish Naval Forces base in Iskenderun in 2010, directly appealed for help to Israel. As a result of the incident, seven Turkish militants were killed and six - injured.
Version of the support of Kurdish separatists by Israel, according to Turkish intelligence, was also confirmed the content of telephone conversations of members of the Union of Kurdish communes and Kurdish political movement. In particular, Mehmet Dilekdzhi and Mesuda Yasaka, arrested in September 2011 during another raid of the Turkish security forces, discussed a large shipment of humanitarian aid received by Kurdish separatists from Israel.
Turkish Kurds started an armed struggle for independence of ethnic territories in 1984. Since then, more than 40 thousand people died in Turkey, Lenta.ru reported.