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German Kurds plan their return home

Kurdish immigrants in Germany plan return to Northern Iraq.

Last Modified: 08 May 2013 21:23
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Kurdish immigrants living in Germany are watching the pull out closely as the Kurdistan Workers Party - or PKK - begin their withdrawal from Turkey into Kurdish-controlled Northern Iraq.

Germany is home to the biggest Kurdish population in Europe - some 800,000 live there.

And many of them support the PKK.

Al Jazeera's Nick Spicer reports from Berlin.

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