Turkey's Kurdish peace process at risk amid fury over Syrian town




 
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October 13th, 2014  
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Topic: Turkey's Kurdish peace process at risk amid fury over Syrian town


By Humeyra Pamuk DIYARBAKIR Turkey (Reuters) - Windows shattered by looting protesters, the largest city in Turkey's mainly Kurdish southeast shows plenty of signs of the violence that swept it last week, but optimism over a fragile peace process with Kurdish guerrillas is far harder to find. There are fears that the fate of the border town of Kobani in neighboring Syria could wreck efforts by the Turkish government to end a three decades long insurgency by the militants, and tip Turkey back into a conflict that has cost 40,000 lives. ...




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