Semdinli is a small market town in SE Turkey where the PKK Kurdish guerrilla group staged its first strike iin 1984. For 20 days in July and August, the PKK closed access to the south, halting the smuggling, which is the town's main industry.
Semdinli is a small market town in SE Turkey where the PKK Kurdish guerrilla group staged its first strike iin 1984. For 20 days in July and August, the PKK closed access to the south, halting the smuggling, which is the town's main industry. MCT
Semdinli is a small market town in SE Turkey where the PKK Kurdish guerrilla group staged its first strike iin 1984. For 20 days in July and August, the PKK closed access to the south, halting the smuggling, which is the town's main industry. MCT

Kurdish offensive in Turkey has indirect Syrian backing

August 16, 2012 12:00 AM

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