Turkey seeks arrest of Kurdish politicians over 2014 riots

Washington Post | Sep 25, 2020 at 12:52 PM
  • Turkey’s state-run news agency says prosecutors have issued warrants for the detention of 82 people, including pro-Kurdish former lawmakers, as part of an investigation into riots in 2014 by Kurds angered at what they perceived to be the government’s inaction against Islamic State group militants who had besieged the Syrian border town of Kobane