01/02/2008

The Kurdish question in Turkey

The conference organized by the MEDEA Institute in collaboration with the Midi Group of the International Civil Service Belgium aimed to inform an interested but not aware public about the ins and outs of the Kurdish question in Turkey. The speakers,  and Pierre Van Rie addressed the history of Kurds in Turkey into two parts: Paul Vanden Bavière displayed the first dealing on the characteristics of the Kurdish people of Turkey and its history until the PKK revolt in 1984; Pierre Van Rie then took over with the history of the PKK and the recent developments of the situation of Kurds installed in Turkey.

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