August 29, 2011

Turkish Military Strikes and the Kurdish Opening

EurasiaNet, EurasiaNet

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As initiatives go, it seemed more in line with closure than opening new doors.

Turkey gave a response of sorts to its "Kurdish question" on August 23 when its armed forces announced that it had killed 100 militants from the outlawed Kurdistan Workers Party (PKK) in more than 80 sorties over northern Iraq in the past week.

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