TITLE

US backs Turkey's 'right to self-defense'

PUB. DATE
July 2015
SOURCE
Journal of Turkish Weekly;7/27/2015, p110
SOURCE TYPE
Newspaper
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports the claim by U.S. National Security Council spokesperson Alistair Baskey in late July 2015 that the U.S. government respects Turkey's right to self-defense and denounce the terrorist attacks by the Kurdish Workers' Party (PKK) in Turkey. Also cited are the air strikes launched by Turkey against PKK camps in northern Iraq and against the terrorist group Daesh in Syria.
ACCESSION #
108603443

 

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