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Ankara and the Syrian Buffer Zone

In the wake of the steady disintegration of the Assad regime, Syrian opposition activists reported that several towns, such as Amouda and Qabani in Syria’s Kurdish populated north eastern region had passed in mid-July 2012 without a fight into the hands of a local group called the Free Kurdish Army.

Is the Turkish Army facing a “Tora Bora” War in Kurdistan?

As the US War in Iraq seems to diminish into acceptable proportions late 2007, a new crisis is arising in Iraq's north, as Turkish...