Kurdish War: August 30, 2002


More interesting news of Turkish troops in the Kurdish autonomous zone of northern Iraq. The KDP (Kurdistan Democratic Party, the Barzani Kurd faction) reports a reinforced Turkish army presence in the zone. The KDP statement also said the Turks must leave. The KDP said at least two dozen Turk tanks supported by troops and helicopters are deployed around Bamerni. The Turkish Army forces, according to the KDP, are also being reinforced.


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