Middle East

Turkey detains former co-leader of Kurdish party

In this Sunday, Feb. 11, 2018 file photo, Serpil Kemalbay, former co-chairwoman of pro-Kurdish Peoples' Democratic Party, addresses the congress in Ankara, Turkey. Turkey's state-run news agency says anti-terrorism police have detained Kemalbay for opposing Ankara's military offensive in Syria. Anadolu Agency said Serpil Kemalbay was detained in Ankara on Tuesday, Feb. 13, 2018, days after prosecutors issued detention warrants against her and 16 other activists.(AP Photo/Burhan Ozbilici)





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