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Turkey hunts PKK in Iraq as nationalist violence spreads
Turkey hunts PKK in Iraq as nationalist violence spreads

Turkish forces crossed into Iraq to pursue Kurdish militants after dozens were killed in the deadliest attacks for years, as protesters assailed offices of the main pro-Kurdish party in a night of nationalist-tinged violence.

Turkey hunts PKK in Iraq as nationalist violence spreads
Turkey's risky offensive can weaken but won't destroy PKK: analysts
Turkey's risky offensive can weaken but won't destroy PKK: analysts

Turkey's almost month-long campaign of air strikes against the Kurdistan Workers' Party (PKK) in the Turkish southeast and northern Iraq will weaken but cannot destroy the Kurdish militant group.

Turkey's risky offensive can weaken but won't destroy PKK: analysts
Turkey to press anti-PKK campaign 'until no terrorist remains': Erdogan
Turkey to press anti-PKK campaign 'until no terrorist remains': Erdogan

President Recep Tayyip Erdogan vowed that Turkey would press on with a campaign against Kurdistan Workers Party (PKK) militants "until not one terrorist remains".

Turkey to press anti-PKK campaign 'until no terrorist remains': Erdogan
Turkish Kurd leader urges world to denounce 'unjust war'
Turkish Kurd leader urges world to denounce 'unjust war'

Turkey's Kurdish political leader Selahattin Demirtas urged the world to denounce Ankara's new "unjust war" on rebel Kurds and asked the EU to push clearly for a truce.

Turkish Kurd leader urges world to denounce 'unjust war'
German Foreign Minister Frank-Walter Steinmeier. ©RIA Novosti
Germany urges Turkey not to 'tear down bridges' with Kurds

German Foreign Minister Frank-Walter Steinmeier urged Turkey not to abandon the Kurdish peace process despite an upsurge in tension and violence.

Germany urges Turkey not to 'tear down bridges' with Kurds
NATO vows solidarity with Turkey over Islamic State
NATO vows solidarity with Turkey over Islamic State

NATO strongly backed Turkey's fight against Islamic State militants in Syria at emergency talks.

NATO vows solidarity with Turkey over Islamic State
PKK 'never respected' peace process: Turkey
PKK 'never respected' peace process: Turkey

Turkey's foreign minister said that Kurdish rebels "never respected" the peace process with Ankara, with a ceasefire now in tatters after a series of attacks and cross-border offensives.

PKK 'never respected' peace process: Turkey
Turkey will 'never allow' Kurdish state in Syria warns Erdogan
Turkey will 'never allow' Kurdish state in Syria warns Erdogan

Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan said that Turkey will never allow the establishment of a Kurdish state in Syria after major gains by Kurdish fighters

Turkey will 'never allow' Kurdish state in Syria warns Erdogan
Erdogan says Syrian Kurds 'don't want' peshmerga in Kobane
Erdogan says Syrian Kurds 'don't want' peshmerga in Kobane

Turkish President Recep accused the main Kurdish party in Syria of not wanting Kurdish peshmerga fighters from Iraq to help it fight Islamic State jihadists

Erdogan says Syrian Kurds 'don't want' peshmerga in Kobane
Obama and Erdogan promise to intensify IS fight in Syria
Obama and Erdogan promise to intensify IS fight in Syria

US President Barack Obama called his Turkish counterpart Recep Tayyip Erdogan and they pledged to step up the fight against the Islamic State group in Syria.

Obama and Erdogan promise to intensify IS fight in Syria
Kurd woman leading Kobane battle against IS: activists
Kurd woman leading Kobane battle against IS: activists

A Kurdish woman fighter is leading the battle against Islamic State jihadists in the Syrian battleground town of Kobane.

Kurd woman leading Kobane battle against IS: activists
Iraqi Kurdish student uses holiday to fight jihadists
Iraqi Kurdish student uses holiday to fight jihadists

Briyar Kamal, a 24-year-old Kurdish student, but instead of relaxing during his summer holiday he is fighting jihadists who have overrun swathes of Iraq.

Iraqi Kurdish student uses holiday to fight jihadists
Iraq Kurds claim oilfields as bombings kill 28
Iraq Kurds claim oilfields as bombings kill 28

Iraq's Kurdish region claimed disputed northern oilfields on Friday in another blow to efforts to forge a united front against a jihadist-led onslaught, as twin bombings killed 28 people.

Iraq Kurds claim oilfields as bombings kill 28
©Reuters/Murad Sezer
Turkish troops fire tear gas at Kurdish protesters

Turkish soldiers on Wednesday fired tear gas and water cannon at Kurds protesting plans to build military barracks in the southeast of the country.

Turkish troops fire tear gas at Kurdish protesters
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Kurdish rebels to begin critical pullout from Turkey

Kurdish rebels are due to begin their much-anticipated withdrawal from Turkey into their stronghold in northern Iraq on Wednesday, a major step towards ending a decades-long conflict that has left tens of thousands dead.

Kurdish rebels to begin critical pullout from Turkey
Russia, Assad foe seek common ground in Moscow
Russia, Assad foe seek common ground in Moscow

Russia will host a top opponent of Syrian President Bashar al-Assad on Wednesday hoping to find common ground with one of the most scathing critics of its refusal to turn against the Damascus regime.

Russia, Assad foe seek common ground in Moscow

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