December 13, 2015

Crippled in Syria, Turkey goes for a ‘Sunnistan’ in Iraq

Turkey’s “incursion” into Iraq is a cold, calculated move. And once again, the name of the game is – what else? – Divide and Rule.

Turkey sent to Iraqi Kurdistan – which is part of the state of Iraq - no less than a 400-strong battalion supported by 25 M-60A3 tanks. Now the Turkish boots on the ground at Bashiqa camp, northeast of Mosul, have reportedly reached a total of around 600. Read more.

RT

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The Ottomans strike back - Turkey’s race for control is metastasizing in Iraq - RT

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