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Kurdish rebel to call ceasefire in Turkey
"Historic" call raises expectations to end a nearly 30-year-old conflict which claimed about 40,000 lives
Last updated: 21 Mar 2013 11:17 GMT
PKK to free Turkish captives in peace bid
Kurdistan Workers Party reportedly to release Turkish officials in bid to end 30 years of conflict.
Last updated: 03 Mar 2013 20:48 GMT
Bodies of slain Kurdish activists sent home
Turkey launches bombing raids against PKK in Iraq as mourners prepare to bury activists killed in Paris last week.
Last updated: 17 Jan 2013 00:40 GMT
Turkey MPs join hunger strike for Ocalan
Kurdish politicians join 700 inmates and activists demanding better treatment for jailed PKK leader Abdullah Ocalan.
Last updated: 12 Nov 2012 11:21 GMT
Turkish police clash with Kurdish protesters
Politician reportedly killed by tear gas canister as thousands use new year celebrations to rally for rights.
Last updated: 18 Mar 2012 19:06 GMT
Turkey killings trigger Kurdish protest
Clashes erupt between police and Kurds over killing of 12 members of outlawed group.
Last updated: 17 May 2011 15:42 GMT
Turkey tries Kurds for rebel links
More than 150 people, including mayors, go on trial in Diyarbakir for alleged ties to Kurdistan Workers' Party.
Last updated: 18 Oct 2010 18:54 GMT
Major reforms cast as a power grab
Turkey's referendum would deeply alter the legal system, which foes say helps the ruling party stay in power.
Last updated: 13 Sep 2010 08:52 GMT
Kurdish MPs quit Turkish parliament
Clashes between protesters and police in Diyarbakir as legislators of banned party meet.
Last updated: 14 Dec 2009 18:20 GMT
Clashes as Kurdish MPs meet
Stones thrown at Turkish riot police in Diyarbakir after political party banned.
Last updated: 14 Dec 2009 17:31 GMT
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