bARABie – Hard Hitting Facts

November 1, 2007

Who’s Behind the PKK? In a word: Washington

Filed under: Uncategorized — barabie @ 9:28 am

The serial numbers of arms captured from PKK fighters have been traced back to U.S. shipments to Iraqi military and police units. Responding to Turkish complaints, the Americans claim these arms were diverted by the Iraqis presumably the Kurdish regional government but the Turks aren’t buying it: if the large quantity of U.S.-made arms (1,260 seized so far) turns out to have been directly provided to the PKK by the Americans, Foreign Minister Abdullah Gul warned, U.S.-Turkish “relations would really break apart.” Read more…

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