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Iran's Kurdish Rebellion

Stephen Schwartz | Posted 05.22.2015 | World
Stephen Schwartz

Violent protests by Iranian Kurds have taken the world by surprise, and mainstream reporting on them is sparse. That is doubtless explained by the general absence of decent journalism under the regime of the Islamic Republic, including restrictions in entry of foreign correspondents.

Kurdish Rebels To Retreat From Turkey

AP | SUZAN FRASER | Posted 06.25.2013 | World

ANKARA, Turkey — Kurdish rebels will start withdrawing thousands of guerrilla fighters from Turkey on May 8 and retreat across the border to nor...

Turkey's 'Kurdish Question' Takes Center Stage After Elections And New Bloodshed

HURRIYET/Worldcrunch | Ismet Berkan | Posted 09.27.2011 | World

ISTANBUL - Sometimes it helps to discuss matters openly. Yes, the 30-year-old Kurdish Workers' Party (PKK) is a terrorist organization with blood on i...

Why Iran is Bombing Iraq, and Why the U.S. Isn't Doing Anything About It

Dennis O'Brien | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
Dennis O'Brien

Caught between the militant groups, Iran, and Turkey, Iraqi Kurds -- mostly subsistence farmers -- are not being protected by anyone, and they are suffering.