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The Human Cost of the PKK Conflict in Turkey: The Case of Sur

Europe Briefing N°80, 17 March 2016

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Around 900 people, including 350 members of the security forces, have been killed in fighting since peace talks broke down last July between the Kurdistan Workers’ Party (PKK) and Turkey. As insurgents mix with civilians and rights are violated, some of the worst affected are ordinary people like those in south-eastern Diyarbakır’s district of Sur.

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