Middle East

Kurdish Gains in Syria Prompt Fears in Turkeyi
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July 19, 2013 9:49 PM
Syrian Kurds have taken control of a border crossing into Turkey, which fears the gains could embolden its own Kurdish separatists. As Henry Ridgwell reports for VOA from London, analysts warn the northeast of Syria could become a new battleground.

Kurdish Gains in Syria Prompt Fears in Turkey

Published July 19, 2013

Syrian Kurds have taken control of a border crossing into Turkey, which fears the gains could embolden its own Kurdish separatists. As Henry Ridgwell reports for VOA from London, analysts warn the northeast of Syria could become a new battleground.


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