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Kurds Eye Seats in Turkey's Parliament

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Kurds Eye Seats in Turkey's Parliament

Kurds Eye Seats in Turkey's Parliament

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Turkey holds general elections Sunday, and a coalition of Kurdish political groups may gain seats in the legislature. It would be the first mainstream government involvement for the oft-oppressed ethnic minority. NPR's Ivan Watson reports.