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#WorldPoli: Arrests in Northern Iraq Trigger Tensions Between Kurdish Groups – #WorldPolitics

Authorities in Iraq’s Kurdistan region this week announced the arrest of a dozen people suspected of ties to the Turkey-based Kurdistan Workers’ Party (PKK), a move that observers say has raised tensions among major Kurdish groups. The Kurdish Region’s Security Council (KRSC), an intelligence service led by the ruling Kurdistan …

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#WorldPoli: Turkey Bans Kurdish Rendition of Italian Play, Saying It Promotes PKK – #WorldPolitics

WASHINGTON – The director of a Kurdish-language performance of a 1981 Italian play banned by the Turkish authorities four hours before its stage time is rejecting the government claim that it is a terror propaganda for the Kurdistan Workers Party (PKK). Beru is a Kurdish adaptation of the Nobel prize-winning …

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