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Russia Hosts Pro-Kurdish Turkish Politician Who Condemns Ankara

Russian politicians on Wednesday held talks in Moscow with the leader of Turkey’s pro-Kurdish opposition party, Selahattin Demirtas, who used his visit to criticize Ankara for shooting down a Russian warplane last month. Russia imposed economic sanctions on Turkey after the Nov 24 incident and has sharply criticized the political leadership of Turkish President Tayyip Erdogan. The visit by Demirtas, leader of Turkey’s People’s Democratic Party (HDP), is likely to further damage ties...

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