Progress on the situation of Kurds in Turkey?

31-01-2013

In late 2012, the Turkish government renewed direct negotiations with jailed PKK leader Abdullah Őcalan, aimed at ending the 30-year conflict. Successful talks would remove the biggest threat to political and social stability in Turkey, with Kurds representing 15-20% of Turkey's 75 million population.

In late 2012, the Turkish government renewed direct negotiations with jailed PKK leader Abdullah Őcalan, aimed at ending the 30-year conflict. Successful talks would remove the biggest threat to political and social stability in Turkey, with Kurds representing 15-20% of Turkey's 75 million population.