Turkey says it 'will not tolerate' a Kurdish-run region in northern Syria

Full story: The Washington Post

Turkey will not tolerate the creation of a Kurdish-run region in Syria, its prime minister said Thursday following reports that Kurdish rebels and a Syrian Kurdish political party had taken control of five cities along the Syrian-Turkish border.
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harvey

Columbus, OH

#1 Jul 26, 2012
Turkish hatred and fear of the Kurds is legendary, but of course they're a country loaded with ethnic hatreds. You could ask the Armenians, if you could FIND any in Turkey who weren't killed in the genocide.

“Look at all the piggies”

Since: Sep 07

with their piggy wives....

#2 Jul 26, 2012
Turkey should be booted out of NATO for their persecution of Kurds. The US needs to exert pressure on Iraq and Turkey to guarantee a homeland with secure borders for the Kurds. They were our allies in Bush's war against Iraq. We have a debt to repay.

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