Oct 19, 2015 ... President Gul, widely considered the only Turkish leader capable of ... But, it
would be equally misguided not to seize the opportunity to embrace a
traumatized Ankara. ... guarantees about Turkey's sovereignty and its right to
defend itself ... play the "kurds are terrorists" card this time around, and ne...
Aug 2, 2015 ... Turkish targeting of the Syrian Kurdish People's Protection Units ... Ankara is
concerned that the Syrian Kurds will establish an autonomous region along
Turkey's .... now seeks to assert itself as a new investment hub in the Middle East.
.... the Kurdistan Regional Government (KRG) has seized its autonomy ....
Jun 21, 2014 ... The Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant (ISIS) seized the Turkish consulate in
Mosul, ... So why does Prime Minister Recep Tayyip Erdogan insist on referring to
ISIS as an ... the very existence of this threat on the ruling Justice and
Development party (AKP) itself. .... You all think sharia is your trump card.
Jul 31, 2015 ... Syria's Kurds will maintain some degree of autonomy but Turkey's direct .... they
have to entrench themselves in the lands they have seized.
Oct 15, 2014 ... If the Turkey-PKK conflict restarts in earnest, the Syrian civil war will get even ...
As you can see in the map above, Turkey has a significant Kurdish .... Share this
card stack! .... Between 2008 and 2011, what's now ISIS put itself together out of
.... Iraqi Kurds seized Sinjar, a town that rests on a critical h...
1 day ago ... Turkey's Trump Card: Erdogan Can Cut Russia's Syrian Supply Line By Closing
... Charter flights to Turkey are now banned, Turkish imports will be .... That's
shooting itself in the foot. ... How long can Erdogen survive his people when
manufacturing, heating, lighting and basic ammenities cease to function?
Jun 24, 2015 ... Syrian Kurd militias deal a heavy blow to ISIS; Turkey's support splits between ...
First, it leaves the Kurdish forces poised to strike at the city of Raqqa itself, the ...
Both Syria's army and Iraq's army have shown little will to fight ... The PYD/PKK
seize certain regions and force people living there t...
Jul 5, 2015 ... No Turkish official stood up to say: "We will never allow the Islamic State ... After
the Baath party in 1958 led Syria to integrate itself with Egypt in the ... At least the
days when Syrian Kurds were not even given ID cards ... which was seized by the
government and used for the resettlement of displaced Arabs.
Why Erdogan Could Push for Early Elections: Turkey's Regulatory Bodies in a
New Era, Policy Analysis, July 7, .... Can Turkey seize the 'Kurdish card' for itself?
Jul 30, 2012 ... Turkish authorities are worried that the PKK is using the current crisis in Syria to
expand the area from which it can confront Turkey. ... Union Party (PYD), seized
control of Syrian towns along the Turkish border. .... in Syria, the PKK seems to
have made a strategic error in allying itself with the Syrian regime, ...