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Iran, Turkey Rivalry Puts Focus on Kurds

As differences over Syria and the Islamic State continue to deepen between Turkey and Iran, Kurds living across the Middle East are set to become pawns in the intensifying rivalry between these two regional powers. This week, former close allies Tehran and Ankara again exchanged angry barbs. The Iranian foreign ministry accused Turkey of prolonging the Syrian civil war by its support of rebels fighting against the Iran-backed Syrian government.  Turkish President Recep Tayyip...

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