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Channel NewsAsia
Workers' Party fails in second bid to raise Parliamentary motion on Presidential ElectionSINGAPORE: Workers' Party chairman Sylvia Lim will not get to speak on her adjo
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 6 hours ago
SINGAPORE: Workers' Party chairman Sylvia Lim will not get to speak on her adjournment motion on the reserved Presidential Election when Parliament sits on Oct 2. Her motion was balloted out on Tuesday (Sep 26) as two other Members of Parliament had... Read more
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News 24 South Africa
Respected journalist released after nearly a year in jail in Turkeycharged with supporting, through their coverage, three groups that Turkey consi
News 24 South Africa / Posted 10 hours ago
charged with supporting, through their coverage, three groups that Turkey considers terror groups. These are the Kurdistan Workers' Party (PKK), the ultra-left Revolutionary People's Liberation Party-Front (DHKP-C), and the movement of Fethullah... Read more
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Boston Herald
U.S: no ‘declaration of war’in his translation. Such a test could come around Oct. 10, a major holiday com
Boston Herald / Posted 14 hours ago
in his translation. Such a test could come around Oct. 10, a major holiday commemorating the founding of the ruling Workers’ Party in North Korea, said Lee. The country conducted its first-ever nuclear test on the eve of the holiday in... Read more
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News 24 South Africa
Humbled Merkel vows to win back hard-right voterswho supported an upstart nationalist force. Sunday's election saw the right-wi
News 24 South Africa / Posted 14 hours ago
who supported an upstart nationalist force. Sunday's election saw the right-wing populist Alternative for Germany (AfD) party poach one million votes from Merkel's conservatives, leaving her without an obvious coalition to lead Europe's largest... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Free speech under attack in Turkey, critics saycensorship but there aren't many of us left." Human rights watchers are also a
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 17 hours ago
censorship but there aren't many of us left." Human rights watchers are also alarmed by Turkey's battle with the Kurdish Workers' Party, the PKK, in the south-east of the country. Last year, when a pro-Kurdish peace rally was bombed in Ankara,... Read more
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Bdnews24.com
Consumers demand power price cut at public hearing on planned hikeby Tk 0.01 to Tk 0.06 per unit instead of raising those. Engineer Mobashwer Ho
Bdnews24.com / Posted 19 hours ago
by Tk 0.01 to Tk 0.06 per unit instead of raising those. Engineer Mobashwer Hossain backed Alam's demand. The Communist Party of Bangladesh leader Ruhin Hossain Prince said it would be 'irrational' to raise power prices when the country was... Read more
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express
North Korea warns Donald Trump will receive ‘merciless divine punishment’has 22 seats out of 687 in the country’s national assembly. And the party is e
express / Posted 21 hours ago
has 22 seats out of 687 in the country’s national assembly. And the party is effectively under the control of the ruling Workers Party of Korea led by Kim Jong-un, according to the CIA. The statement also issued what it called a “stern... Read more
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Reuters
'We have the tap': Turkey's Erdogan threatens oil flow from Iraq's Kurdish areaarrived on Monday night would join. The military has also in recent days carri
Reuters / Posted 21 hours ago
arrived on Monday night would join. The military has also in recent days carried out daily air strikes against Kurdistan Workers Party (PKK) targets in northern Iraq, where the group’s commanders are based. The PKK launched its separatist... Read more
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News 24 South Africa
Erdogan threatens Iraqi Kurds with border closurein August -- was completed in March. Turkey views the YPG and the PYD as "terr
News 24 South Africa / Posted 22 hours ago
in August -- was completed in March. Turkey views the YPG and the PYD as "terror groups" linked to the outlawed Kurdistan Workers' Party (PKK), which has waged a separatist insurgency inside Turkey since 1984 and has its rear bases in northern... Read more
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Reuters
Turkey's Erdogan threatens to cut off oil from Iraq's Kurdish area over referendumarrived on Monday night would join. The military has also in recent days carri
Reuters / Posted 23 hours ago
arrived on Monday night would join. The military has also in recent days carried out daily air strikes against Kurdistan Workers Party (PKK) targets in northern Iraq, where the group’s commanders are based. The PKK launched its separatist... Read more
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FOX News
Turkey sees high stakes in Iraqi Kurds' independence voteREFERENDUM? Turkey has a large ethnic Kurdish population and has been fighting
FOX News / Posted yesterday
REFERENDUM? Turkey has a large ethnic Kurdish population and has been fighting an insurgency by rebels of the Kurdistan Workers' Party, or PKK, for more than three decades. The Turkish government and its allies list PKK as a terror... Read more
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FOX News
Turkey sees high stakes in Iraqi Kurds' independence voteREFERENDUM? Turkey has a large ethnic Kurdish population and has been fighting
FOX News / Posted yesterday
REFERENDUM? Turkey has a large ethnic Kurdish population and has been fighting an insurgency by rebels of the Kurdistan Workers' Party, or PKK, for more than three decades. The Turkish government and its allies list PKK as a terror... Read more
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The Register Citizen
Turkey sees high stakes in Iraqi Kurds' independence voteREFERENDUM? Turkey has a large ethnic Kurdish population and has been fighting
The Register Citizen / Posted yesterday
REFERENDUM? Turkey has a large ethnic Kurdish population and has been fighting an insurgency by rebels of the Kurdistan Workers' Party, or PKK, for more than three decades. The Turkish government and its allies list PKK as a terror... Read more
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Reuters
Turkey's Erdogan threatens to cut off oil flow from Iraq's Kurdish area over referendumas they entered their second stage. The military has also in recent days carri
Reuters / Posted yesterday
as they entered their second stage. The military has also in recent days carried out daily air strikes against Kurdistan Workers Party (PKK) militant targets in northern Iraq, where the group’s commanders are based. The PKK launched its... Read more
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KMGH 7 Denver
Angela Merkel Will Remain German ChancellorMerkel will serve another term as German chancellor. Merkel's Christian Democr
KMGH 7 Denver / Posted yesterday
Merkel will serve another term as German chancellor. Merkel's Christian Democratic Union of Germany and its sister party received the most votes in Sunday's federal elections. That means they'll remain the largest party in Germany's... Read more
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DW
FDP: Are Germany's 'liberals' in reality 'libertarians'? |The Free Democratic Party (FDP) is the comeback story of the German election. T
DW / Posted yesterday
The Free Democratic Party (FDP) is the comeback story of the German election. The party is seen as the preferred coalition partner of Chancellor Angela Merkel's conservatives, but in the past it has also played kingmaker to the Social Democrats. On... Read more
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KGTV San Diego
Angela Merkel Will Remain German ChancellorMerkel will serve another term as German chancellor. Merkel's Christian Democr
KGTV San Diego / Posted yesterday
Merkel will serve another term as German chancellor. Merkel's Christian Democratic Union of Germany and its sister party received the most votes in Sunday's federal elections. That means they'll remain the largest party in Germany's... Read more
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The Economic Times
Vote winner Angela Merkel faces tricky coalition talks, hard-right 'earthquake'after celebrating her fourth election win, wakes up Monday to the double headac
The Economic Times / Posted yesterday
after celebrating her fourth election win, wakes up Monday to the double headache of an emboldened hard-right opposition party and thorny coalition talks ahead. If the campaign was widely decried as boring, its result was a bombshell -- a... Read more
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BBC News
Iraqi Kurdistan holds independence votereferendum could provoke separatist movements among Kurds living in their own n
BBC News / Posted yesterday
referendum could provoke separatist movements among Kurds living in their own nations. In Turkey, the Kurdistan Workers' Party is considered a terrorist organisation, and it has been engaged in a decades-long armed struggle for an... Read more
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The Manila Times
Vote winner Merkel faces tricky coalition talks, hard-right ‘earthquake’after celebrating her fourth election win, wakes up Monday to the double headac
The Manila Times / Posted yesterday
after celebrating her fourth election win, wakes up Monday to the double headache of an emboldened hard-right opposition party and thorny coalition talks ahead. If the campaign was widely decried as boring, its result was a bombshell — a... Read more
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Swissinfo
Kurds stick with independence vote, 'never going back to Baghdad' - Barzanito Iranian State broadcaster IRIB. Turkey's military said on Sunday its aircra
Swissinfo / Posted yesterday
to Iranian State broadcaster IRIB. Turkey's military said on Sunday its aircraft launched strikes against Kurdistan Workers Party (PKK) targets in northern Iraq's Gara region on Saturday after spotting militants preparing to attack Turkish... Read more
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KGTV San Diego
Angela Merkel Projected To Remain German ChancellorGerman Chancellor Angela Merkel will likely serve another term. The Social Dem
KGTV San Diego / Posted yesterday
German Chancellor Angela Merkel will likely serve another term. The Social Democratic Party is predicted to come in second, and the far-right Alternative for Germany party, or AfD, in third. The AfD's projected success in this election would make... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Kurds stick with independence vote, 'never going back to Baghdad' - Barzanito Iranian State broadcaster IRIB. Turkey's military said on Sunday its aircra
Channel NewsAsia / Posted yesterday
to Iranian State broadcaster IRIB. Turkey's military said on Sunday its aircraft launched strikes against Kurdistan Workers Party (PKK) targets in northern Iraq's Gara region on Saturday after spotting militants preparing to attack Turkish... Read more
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KMGH 7 Denver
Angela Merkel Projected To Remain German ChancellorGerman Chancellor Angela Merkel will likely serve another term. The Social Dem
KMGH 7 Denver / Posted yesterday
German Chancellor Angela Merkel will likely serve another term. The Social Democratic Party is predicted to come in second, and the far-right Alternative for Germany party, or AfD, in third. The AfD's projected success in this election would make... Read more
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Reuters
Kurds stick with independence vote, 'never going back to Baghdad': Barzanito Iranian State broadcaster IRIB. Turkey’s military said on Sunday its aircra
Reuters / Posted yesterday
to Iranian State broadcaster IRIB. Turkey’s military said on Sunday its aircraft launched strikes against Kurdistan Workers Party (PKK) targets in northern Iraq’s Gara region on Saturday after spotting militants preparing to attack Turkish... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
German Social Democrats in turmoil after historic lossThe defeat on Sunday (Sep 24) of German Social Democrat Martin Schulz at the ha
Channel NewsAsia / Posted yesterday
The defeat on Sunday (Sep 24) of German Social Democrat Martin Schulz at the hands of Chancellor Angela Merkel is his party's worst loss since World War II and another blow for Europe's centre-left. The SPD, Germany's traditional working... Read more
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The Jewish Press
Iran, Turkey Target Iraqi Kurds Before Independence Referendum | 5 Tishri 5778 – September 24, 2017late Saturday Turkey also launched air strikes against what it said were terror
The Jewish Press / Posted 2 days ago
late Saturday Turkey also launched air strikes against what it said were terrorist targets linked to the Kurdistan Workers Party (PKK) group in the Gara region of northern Iraq. Ankara said its troops had spotted PKK terrorists preparing to... Read more
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The Borneo Post
Aaron to defend Kanowit seat in 14th general electionin 2008 and retained it in 2013 by defeating Thomas Laja Besi of Parti Keadilan
The Borneo Post / Posted 2 days ago
in 2008 and retained it in 2013 by defeating Thomas Laja Besi of Parti Keadilan Rakyat and Ellison Ludan Muyan of Sarawak Workers Party with a 3,042 majority. Aaron garnered 8,046 votes while Laja and Ludan obtained 5,004 and 417 votes... Read more
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DW
Kurdish referendum: Iran halts flights to Iraq's Kurdish region ahead of vote |fighter jets on Saturday also targeted gun positions, caves and shelters used b
DW / Posted 2 days ago
fighter jets on Saturday also targeted gun positions, caves and shelters used by militants from the Kurdistan Workers' Party (PKK). Such air strikes against the separatist militant group, which is based in northern Iraq, are also... Read more
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Daily Star
‘Declaration of WAR’ North Korea vows ‘tragic end to US empire’ as WW3 loomsCommittee In a statement released through state propaganda organ KCNA, the Kor
Daily Star / Posted 2 days ago
Committee In a statement released through state propaganda organ KCNA, the Korea Asia-Pacific Peace Committee, which is party of the ruling Workers' Party of Korea, said: "(North Korea) will seriously review taking the strongest-ever response... Read more
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Zero Hedge
Iran Closes Airspace To Iraqi Kurdistan Ahead Of Historic Independence Votemade similar statements starting in 2014). Netanyahu noted further that Israel
Zero Hedge / Posted 2 days ago
made similar statements starting in 2014). Netanyahu noted further that Israel still considers the Turkey-based Kurdistan Workers Party (PKK) a terrorist group. Other current and former Israeli officials have made bolder and more detailed... Read more
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Reuters
Iran halts flights to Iraq's Kurdish region in retaliation for independence voteinvasion which toppled Saddam Hussein. Turkey, meanwhile, said on Sunday its a
Reuters / Posted 2 days ago
invasion which toppled Saddam Hussein. Turkey, meanwhile, said on Sunday its aircraft launched strikes against Kurdistan Workers Party (PKK) targets in northern Iraq’s Gara region on Saturday after spotting militants preparing to attack Turkish... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
Iran launches war games near Iraqi Kurdistan borderindependence referendum in the region. Turkey also said on Sunday its aircraft
Hindustantimes.com / Posted 2 days ago
independence referendum in the region. Turkey also said on Sunday its aircraft launched airstrikes against Kurdistan Workers Party (PKK) targets in northern Iraq’s Gara region on Saturday after spotting militants preparing to attack Turkish... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Iran launches war games near Iraqi Kurdistan border, Turkey hits militant positionsindependence referendum in the region. Turkey also said on Sunday its aircraft
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 2 days ago
independence referendum in the region. Turkey also said on Sunday its aircraft launched airstrikes against Kurdistan Workers Party (PKK) targets in northern Iraq's Gara region on Saturday after spotting militants preparing to attack Turkish... Read more
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Reuters
Iran launches war games near Iraqi Kurdistan border, Turkey hits militant positionsindependence referendum in the region. Turkey also said on Sunday its aircraft
Reuters / Posted 2 days ago
independence referendum in the region. Turkey also said on Sunday its aircraft launched airstrikes against Kurdistan Workers Party (PKK) targets in northern Iraq’s Gara region on Saturday after spotting militants preparing to attack Turkish... Read more
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Lake Placid News
Turkey OKs military intervention, warns Iraqi Kurds on voteThe resulting conflict could be global, he warned. Osman Baydemir, a lawmaker
Lake Placid News / Posted 2 days ago
The resulting conflict could be global, he warned. Osman Baydemir, a lawmaker from the pro-Kurdish Peoples' Democratic Party or HDP — the third biggest group in parliament — called the bill "a war mandate" and "a proclamation of enmity towards... Read more
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Boston Globe
Turkey warns Kurdish leaders as Parliament extends military mandatebill was passed in 2007 to combat outlawed Kurdish militants in northern Iraq t
Boston Globe / Posted 2 days ago
bill was passed in 2007 to combat outlawed Kurdish militants in northern Iraq to prevent attacks in Turkey. The Kurdistan Workers’ Party or PKK has waged a three-decade insurgency against the Turkish state and has its headquarters in Iraq’s Qandil... Read more
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WECT 6 Wilmington
Turkey OKs military intervention, warns Iraqi Kurds on voteThe resulting conflict could be global, he warned. Osman Baydemir, a lawmaker
WECT 6 Wilmington / Posted 2 days ago
The resulting conflict could be global, he warned. Osman Baydemir, a lawmaker from the pro-Kurdish Peoples' Democratic Party or HDP - the third biggest group in parliament - called the bill "a war mandate" and "a proclamation of enmity towards... Read more
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WBOC Salisbury
Turkey OKs military intervention, warns Iraqi Kurds on voteThe resulting conflict could be global, he warned. Osman Baydemir, a lawmaker
WBOC Salisbury / Posted 2 days ago
The resulting conflict could be global, he warned. Osman Baydemir, a lawmaker from the pro-Kurdish Peoples' Democratic Party or HDP - the third biggest group in parliament - called the bill "a war mandate" and "a proclamation of enmity towards... Read more
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Hawaii News Now
Turkey OKs military intervention, warns Iraqi Kurds on voteThe resulting conflict could be global, he warned. Osman Baydemir, a lawmaker
Hawaii News Now / Posted 2 days ago
The resulting conflict could be global, he warned. Osman Baydemir, a lawmaker from the pro-Kurdish Peoples' Democratic Party or HDP - the third biggest group in parliament - called the bill "a war mandate" and "a proclamation of enmity towards... Read more
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San Francisco Chronicle
Turkey OKs military intervention, warns Iraqi Kurds on voteThe resulting conflict could be global, he warned. Osman Baydemir, a lawmaker
San Francisco Chronicle / Posted 2 days ago
The resulting conflict could be global, he warned. Osman Baydemir, a lawmaker from the pro-Kurdish Peoples' Democratic Party or HDP — the third biggest group in parliament — called the bill "a war mandate" and "a proclamation of enmity towards... Read more
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The Middletown Press
Turkey OKs military intervention, warns Iraqi Kurds on voteThe resulting conflict could be global, he warned. Osman Baydemir, a lawmaker
The Middletown Press / Posted 2 days ago
The resulting conflict could be global, he warned. Osman Baydemir, a lawmaker from the pro-Kurdish Peoples' Democratic Party or HDP — the third biggest group in parliament — called the bill "a war mandate" and "a proclamation of enmity towards... Read more
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The Washington Times
Turkey OKs military intervention, warns Iraqi Kurds on voteThe resulting conflict could be global, he warned. Osman Baydemir, a lawmaker
The Washington Times / Posted 2 days ago
The resulting conflict could be global, he warned. Osman Baydemir, a lawmaker from the pro-Kurdish Peoples’ Democratic Party or HDP - the third biggest group in parliament - called the bill “a war mandate” and “a proclamation of enmity towards... Read more
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Daily Mirror
Jeremy Corbyn kicked off Labour conference with a huge Glastonbury-style rallyThousands of Jeremy Corbyn fans descended on a Brighton park tonight for a mass
Daily Mirror / Posted 2 days ago
Thousands of Jeremy Corbyn fans descended on a Brighton park tonight for a mass rally to kick off Labour's "biggest ever" party conference. In scenes more like a music festival than a political rally, Labour's leader bounded onto a U2-style... Read more
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Reuters
Turkey extends troop deployment mandate, pressures Iraqi Kurds on votetrigger new crises in the region,” Erdogan’s spokesman Ibrahim Kalin tweeted on
Reuters / Posted 2 days ago
trigger new crises in the region,” Erdogan’s spokesman Ibrahim Kalin tweeted on Saturday. Militants from the Kurdistan Workers’ Party (PKK) launched a rocket and mortar attack from the Iraqi side of the border on Turkey’s Semdinli district on... Read more
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WLOX-TV Biloxi
Turkey OKs military intervention, warns Iraqi Kurds on voteThe resulting conflict could be global, he warned. Osman Baydemir, a lawmaker
WLOX-TV Biloxi / Posted 3 days ago
The resulting conflict could be global, he warned. Osman Baydemir, a lawmaker from the pro-Kurdish Peoples' Democratic Party or HDP - the third biggest group in parliament - called the bill "a war mandate" and "a proclamation of enmity towards... Read more
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Gulf News
Pyongyang mounts show of support for KimRanks of workers and residents listened, their fists clenched, as speakers repe
Gulf News / Posted 3 days ago
Ranks of workers and residents listened, their fists clenched, as speakers repeated Kim’s denigration of Trump as “mentally deranged” and a “dotard” Hundreds of thousands of North Koreans gathered at Kim Il Sung Square to attend a mass rally against... Read more
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WLOX-TV Biloxi
Turkey warns Kurdish leaders on vote as parliament convenesBill was passed in 2007 to combat outlawed Kurdish militants in northern Iraq t
WLOX-TV Biloxi / Posted 3 days ago
Bill was passed in 2007 to combat outlawed Kurdish militants in northern Iraq to prevent attacks in Turkey. The Kurdistan Workers' Party or PKK has waged a three-decade-long insurgency against the Turkish state and has its headquarters in Iraq's... Read more
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Hawaii News Now
Turkey warns Kurdish leaders on vote as parliament convenesBill was passed in 2007 to combat outlawed Kurdish militants in northern Iraq t
Hawaii News Now / Posted 3 days ago
Bill was passed in 2007 to combat outlawed Kurdish militants in northern Iraq to prevent attacks in Turkey. The Kurdistan Workers' Party or PKK has waged a three-decade-long insurgency against the Turkish state and has its headquarters in Iraq's... Read more
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WECT 6 Wilmington
Turkey warns Kurdish leaders on vote as parliament convenesBill was passed in 2007 to combat outlawed Kurdish militants in northern Iraq t
WECT 6 Wilmington / Posted 3 days ago
Bill was passed in 2007 to combat outlawed Kurdish militants in northern Iraq to prevent attacks in Turkey. The Kurdistan Workers' Party or PKK has waged a three-decade-long insurgency against the Turkish state and has its headquarters in Iraq's... Read more
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