Turkey’s Dirty War Against the Kurds

Kurds in Turkey

DANIEL STEINVORTH reports from Istanbul for DER SPIEGEL that when members of the special Turkish police unit Jitem arrived at night, Kurdish inhabitants of southeast Turkey knew there would be another disappearance. Investigators are now looking into the activities of this allegedly disbanded secretive organization from the1990s — and the ‘death wells’ where its victims were hidden.

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  1. Satenik said:

    Erdogan may find it difficult to buy American drone aircrafts to attack the Kurdish rebels. Obama is not happy with Erdogan’s hot airs and has warned him that his latest stance against Israel and his close relations with Iran may cost him dear. Turkey’s sincerity as an ally is also being questioned by the US Congress and it seems that the Americans are at last waking up to the bitter reality that Turkey will be nothing to them except a big liability . Goodbye Turkey!!!!!!!!!!

  2. Vartan said:

    the turkish game is fast unraveling. they';re forced to show their true nature now. it’s only a matter of time before their “alliance” with the west will fall apart.

  3. Jay said:

    If Lying, Raping and Murdering were an Olympic event, the Turks would win gold,silver and bronze hands down.