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?
Aug 28, 2012 ... Armed Kurds could be a powerful force in the Syrian uprising, but ... The Turkish
government has long battled Kurdish fighters within its ... The Turks argue that an
extremist faction of Kurds, the Kurdish Democratic Union Party, (PYD), seized the
... The PKK rejects the “terrorist” label and calls itself a national ...
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?
Nov 8, 2012 ... Such experiences have moved thousands of Kurds in Turkey to join the .... “
Instead, believing that they were powerful and that they could defeat us with ....
party positioned itself to ride a wave of Turkish nationalism erupting in the
country's west. ... But some seized on the opportunity to claim that Erdoğan's...
Aug 9, 2016 ... The overly ambitious foreign policy of the Turkish government where ... the pro-
Kurdish forces have effectively seized Turkey's southern borders and more ... A
normalisation of relations is not even on the cards at this point; what is on ... Only
when there is peace in Syria can there truly be regional stability.
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"...
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...
Aug 24, 2016 ... For now the Turkish president Erdogan will continue his way no matter what .....
After all, if pressed too much, YPG can throw itself on the bosom of Mother Russia
. ..... their ISIS ID cards/flags for al Nusra or al Zenki ID cards/flags. .... They seized
the state buildings and official institution buildings in the town...
Jul 22, 2016 ... The Turkish public perceives it as a military coup against the people that
thankfully failed. ..... supporters of Gulen, and their businesses would probably be
seized ..... Then Greece plays the trump card: lets Macedonia call itself ...
Jul 25, 2015 ... For Erdogan, Turkish assault is about containing the Kurds as much as fighting
Isil ... Turkey's worst fear is that Isil will drive them out, and seize the ... However,
senior rebel leaders say they do not expect the bombing - in itself, .... bay but I
doubt if he can last much longer since he plays the muslim card ...