Kurdish rebels clash with Turkish army during withdrawal

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Posted: Jun 03, 2013 11:10 AM
Kurdish rebels clash with Turkish army during withdrawal

ISTANBUL (Reuters) - Kurdish militants opened fire on Turkish troops in southeast Turkey near the border with Iraq on Monday, slightly wounding one soldier, the military said, the first such clash since the rebels began withdrawing from Turkey under a peace process.

(Writing by Daren Butler; Editing by Nick Tattersall and Robin Pomeroy)