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  • September 01, 2013|Robert Hatem and Mark DohrmannMiddle East Quarterly

    Turkey's Fix for the "Kurdish Problem"

    From the beginnings of modern Turkey, the Kurds have been considered outsiders, often not even allowed to speak their own language without the threat of punishment. With Mustafa Kemal Atatürk modeling the nascent republic on the somewhat ethnically