Nigar Göksel on Turkey’s PKK conflict through the case of Nusaybin

June 2, 2017

The Turkey director of International Crisis Group, NIGAR GÖKSEL, joins the podcast to discuss their recent report “MANAGING TURKEY’S PKK CONFLICT: THE CASE OF NUSAYBIN.”

The report examines the 33-year conflict between the Turkish security forces and the PKK through ground-level research in Nusaybin, a small Kurdish-majority town in Mardin province that has been particularly badly hit by violence since the collapse of the peace process in summer 2015.

Download the episode or listen below.

Here’s a link to the report we discuss. It is also downloadable in PDF form. Here it is in Turkish.

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Inside a home in Silopi ruined in clashes between the PKK and Turkish security forces in January 2016. (Source: Wikimedia commons)


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