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After decades of war, Kurdish party calls for dialogue in Turkey ...

www.cnn.com/2013/03/21/world/meast/turkey-kurdish-leader/

Mar 21, 2013 ... Kurdish rebel chief Abdullah Ocalan in Masnaa on the Lebanon-Syria border on 28 ... READ: Can Turkey seize the 'Kurdish card' for itself?

Kurdistan: Ever closer to independence | The Economist

www.economist.com/news/international/21644167-iraqs-kurds-are-independent-all-name-they-must-play-their-cards-cleverly-if-they

Feb 19, 2015 ... They must play their cards cleverly if they are to break away completely ... Yet he is acutely conscious that a stable, independent Kurdistan can emerge only with ... “The first country to talk to is Baghdad itself,” he says. ... Rojava is under the sway of a party with links to the Turkey-based Kurdistan Workers' ...

Turkey has further complicated the Syrian war by attacking the ...

www.latimes.com/world/middleeast/la-fg-syria-turkey-20161020-snap-story.html

Oct 20, 2016 ... Turkish jets and artillery struck U.S.-backed Syrian Kurdish fighters ... ally Turkey is showing itself to be more and more of a wild card, ... Erdogan's government fears that Kurdish territorial gains inside Syria will embolden their ...

Articles by Soner Cagaptay

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A Turkish 'Secure Strip' in Syria: Domestic Concerns and Foreign Limitations, Washington Institute for Near East .... Can Turkey seize the 'Kurdish card' for itself ?

Turkey duped the US, and Isis is reaping the rewards | The ...

www.independent.co.uk/voices/comment/turkey-duped-the-us-and-isis-reaps-rewards-10478720.html

Aug 30, 2015 ... By strongly playing the Turkish nationalist and anti-Kurdish card, Mr Erdogan hopes ... How does Isis itself assess the new US-Turkish accord?

Turkey's Seizure of Churches and Land Alarms Armenians - The ...

www.nytimes.com/2016/04/24/world/europe/turkeys-seizure-of-churches-and-land-alarms-armenians.html

Apr 23, 2016 ... ISTANBUL — The Turkish government has seized the historic Armenian Surp Giragos ... Mass construction can be carried out only if the government declares an urgent .... We never imagined history would repeat itself.”.

Kurd turns on Kurd as Turkey backs new faction in Syria | Middle ...

www.middleeasteye.net/news/fears-kurdish-civil-war-syria-turkey-backs-rivals-ypg-1552586608

Mar 17, 2016 ... ERBIL, Iraq - Turkey is backing a new Kurdish faction within the Free Syrian Army to ... Units (YPG) from seizing further ground along the Turkish border. ... group was backed by both the US and Turkey and considered itself part of ... that a non- SDF Kurdish force that is acceptable to Turkey can be part of the ...

Turkey: Why Yet Another Country Invaded Syria | The Official ...

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Sep 14, 2016 ... She told The Progressive that Syrian Kurds and the Turkish military agreed ... the people of the region will defend themselves,” Mohamad said. ... The IS split off from the Nusra Front and by the summer of 2014 had seized a swath of territory in central Syria and Iraq. ... Syria: The Kurdish Wild CardIn "Syria"...

Turkey brandishes Incirlik card to threaten US - Al-Monitor

www.al-monitor.com/pulse/originals/2017/01/syria-kurds-us-bab.html

Jan 4, 2017 ... Turkish officials are hinting at denying US access to the Incirlik Air ... Ankara is likely brandishing the Incirlik card because it is worried that President Barack Obama will ... would seize on the Mosul campaign to engage in revenge killings of .... But even through war in Syria Israel never attacked Syria itself.

In Turkey, You Can Still Attack Armenians in Public: Parliamentarian ...

www.huffingtonpost.com/christopher-atamian/in-turkey-you-can-still-a_b_9897872.html

May 11, 2016 ... In Turkey, You Can Still Attack Armenians in Public: Parliamentarian Garo Paylan in Danger ... Instead, in recent months the Turkish government has seized the ... Kurds living inside Turkey, calling them a “minority” is in and of itself problematic. ... Two Cards Are Now Paying An Insane 10% Cash Back.