Turkish National Defense Minister Hulusi Akar visited the border with Iraq together with the Armed Forces Command, Report informs, citing Turkish MoD.

Hulusi Akar left for Sirnak with Chief of General Staff of the Turkish Armed Forces General Yasar Guler, Commander of the Land Forces General Musa Avsever, Commander of the Navy Admiral Adnan Ozbal, and Commander of the Air Force General Hasan Kucukakyuz.