Two abducted workers released in Turkey

Two Turkish workers abducted by the outlawed Kurdish Workers` Party (PKK), were released, media reported Saturday.

IANS| Updated: Jun 21, 2014, 11:09 AM IST

Ankara: Two Turkish workers abducted by the outlawed Kurdish Workers` Party (PKK), were released, media reported Saturday.

According to officials, the militants had abducted six people last Monday and burned five vehicles in Turkey`s Tunceli province, Xinhua reported.

The two workers were released in Tunceli`s Pulumur town.

The PKK, listed as a terrorist group started functioning since 1984, to create an ethnic homeland for the Kurds in Turkey. More than 40,000 people have been killed in conflicts involving the PKK.