Ministry of Interior, Adıyaman, Ağrı, Ardahan, Bayburt, Batman, Bingöl, Bitlis, Diyarbakır, Elazig, Erzincan, Erzurum, Gaziantep, Giresun, Gümüşhane, Hakkari, Hatay, Iğdır, Kahramanmaraş, Kars, Kilis, Malatya, Mardin, Muş, Osmaniye , To Ordu, Rize, Siirt, Şanlıurfa, Şırnak, Trabzon, Tunceli and Van governorates with the subject of "Winter Style of Separatist Terrorist Organization".
In the Circular, it was emphasized that thanks to the total and selfless struggle against terrorist organizations and their extensions, who carry out actions and activities aimed at eliminating the national security of our country, public order and the constitutional rights and freedoms of citizens, the freedom of movement and actions of terrorist organizations has been severely restricted, and participation in organizations has decreased significantly.
The PKK/KCK/PYD/YPG separatist terrorist organization, which entered the process of disintegration as a result of the successful operations of the security forces, whose presence in the country came to the point of exhaustion, and whose recruitment was significantly interrupted; with the approach of autumn, to maintain its existence, to increase the lost support and to create new kazanIt was stated that he started the preparations for the winter base with the aim of obtaining military units.
In the circular, which stated that the efforts to create shelters / shelters different from previous years, especially in the winter period, it was stated that the terrorist groups that will enter the base may be in search of action in the autumn period to distract the security forces in order not to decipher their places.
The Circular stated that it was understood that the members of the organization and its extensions in the country could exchange high amounts of foreign currency (dollars, etc.) in order to provide food and living equipment of the organization, and the following warnings were made:
Members of the separatist terrorist organization and their extensions, from places that sell wholesale, markets, grocery stores, greengrocers, tube dealers, and remarkable amounts of flour, sugar, canned food, halva, jam, tube, etc. Law enforcement officers should be careful about relevant professional chambers (marketers, grocery stores and dealers, shoemakers, etc.) and tradesmen (wholesale foodstuffs, markets, tube dealers, etc.) that food and living materials can be purchased and large amounts of foreign currency (dollars, etc.) can be exchanged. and in possible situations, a notification will be made to inform law enforcement units.
Detailed searches of suspicious vehicles, especially pickup trucks, vans, minibuses, against logistical supply activities that may be made to members of terrorist organizations at road control and search points and on village / mountain roads; supplies, living supplies, picnic / kitchen tube, etc. focusing on the control of vehicles carrying substances; Increasing the number of patrols on secondary roads, village and field roads and shock road control activities will be carried out.
The separatist terrorist organization members and their extensions will be prevented from obtaining supplies and living materials by focusing on intelligence activities against the activities of the separatist terrorist organization. Especially, citizens will be warned not to leave them on the plateau, considering that the living materials that are increased on their return from the plateau may be taken by members of the terrorist organization.