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Kurdish Party Leader Calls Turkish Policies Genocidal; Prosecutors Launch Investigation

ANKARA (ANATOLIA)–Prosecutors on Wednesday launched an investigation into a speech made by the leader of the pro-Kurdish Democratic Society Party (DTP) in which he denounced the government’s policy regarding the Kurdish issue, describing it as “cultural and societal genocide,” the Anatolia news agency reported. In his speech on Tuesday, Turk said that since the military