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Turk-Iraq Conflict Could End With PKK Ceasefire
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Turk-Iraq Conflict Could End With PKK Ceasefire

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Turk-Iraq Conflict Could End With PKK Ceasefire

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Turkey has massed as many as 100,000 troops along Iraq's northern border, preparing for ground action against the Kurdish Workers Party, or PKK. Avoiding conflict would require the PKK to issue an unconditional ceasefire, which would calm the rhetoric and help return the PKK to civilian life without retribution.

Qubad Talabani, U.S. Representative of the patriotic Union of Kurdistan, and also the son of Jalal Talibani, the President of Iraq, speaks with Scott Simon.

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