Turkish forces nab senior terrorist in east

A senior terrorist was arrested Wednesday in eastern Turkey, according to the country’s Interior Ministry.

Gendarmerie and anti-terror teams in eastern Van and southeastern Sirnak provinces conducted a joint operation to nab Ercan Yacan, codenamed Ferman, who was detected to be carrying out activities as the so-called team commander in northern Iraq’s Qandil Goshine region last year, the ministry said on Twitter.

Yacan was...