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Bullet Dodged In Turkey, But Kurdish Conflict Lingers

Nov 25, 2012 (Weekend Edition Sunday) — A possible humanitarian crisis was averted recently when hundreds of Kurdish inmates called off a 68-day hunger strike. Talks over more rights for the Kurdish minority are promised, but longstanding grievances and heavy loss of life suggest that the Kurdish issue will continue to be a drag on Turkey's regional ambitions.

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