Reflections

Why a Pro-Kurdish Russia Infuriates Turkey

Dec 23, 2015 | 00:12 GMT
(Stratfor)

Russia's punishment of Turkey for the downing of an S-24 fighter jet is intensifying as Moscow offers support to Kurdish groups within Turkey and Syria. Russia's encouragement could make Turkey's Kurds a stronger political force and give Kurdish militants a haven in northern Syria from which they could launch attacks. ...

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