Ankara’s secret deals
For Kurds March 21st is a national holiday, it announces the arrival of Spring, a festival of awakening. Abdullah Öcalan chose the Nowruz festival to announce the cease fire and invite PKK militants to leave Turkey and return to the their fields in Iran and Iraq. Peace between Turks and Kurds is the successful outcome of the secret talks Erdogan has been holding for years.
- Wednesday, 12 June 2013