Open

Coming up

Don't miss

Replay


LATEST SHOWS

REPORTERS

Argentina: The Kirchner era

Read more

AFRICA NEWS

Tunisia presidential elections: Final day of campaigning ahead of Sunday's vote

Read more

FRANCE IN FOCUS

Holiday season: celebrating a secular Christmas

Read more

#THE 51%

Are toys really us?

Read more

ENCORE!

Child brides, the people of Syria and New York’s homeless

Read more

FOCUS

Video: Pakistan in mourning after school massacre

Read more

AFRICA NEWS

Kenya: Security law approved despite disruptions in Parliament

Read more

DEBATE

Wrecked Rouble: Putin Defiant as Currency Tumbles (part 2)

Read more

DEBATE

Wrecked Rouble: Putin Defiant as Currency Tumbles (part 1)

Read more

Europe

Turkey’s PM calls for joint peace deal on Kurd insurgency

Text by HÜRRIYET DAILY NEWS

Latest update : 2013-01-07

Turkish Prime Minister Tayyip Erdogan (pictured) urged the opposition on Monday to join the government in forming a cross-party working group charged with resolving the country’s three-decade insurgency by Kurdish militants.

Despite his annoyance with the main opposition criticism, PM Erdoğan still appears ready for a joint effort on a recent peace initiative aimed at solving Turkey’s long-standing Kurdish issue

Prime Minister Recep Tayyip Erdoğan urged the main opposition to join its efforts to end Turkey’s Kurdish problem and resolve the four-decade-old question, repeating its call to form a joint working group to shape the roadmap together, a day after the social democrat leader vowed to issue an open credit to the ruling party in its bid to solve the problem.

Read more on Hurriyet Daily News...

Date created : 2013-01-07

  • SYRIA - TURKEY

    Turkish troops killed in Kurdish rebel clashes

    Read more

  • TURKEY

    Several killed in Turkish car bombing

    Read more

  • SYRIA

    Syrian Kurds get a first taste of freedom

    Read more

COMMENT(S)