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Residents of Kurdish City in Turkey Fear Home Loss

In Turkey’s predominantly Kurdish southeast, Turkish security forces have been engaged for months in bloody fighting against the Kurdish separatist group PKK.  Tens of thousands of people have been forced from their homes, but many may not be able to return. Controversially, the government has passed a law enforcing expropriation of many of their properties as part of a rebuilding program. The region’s main city, Diyarbakir, is one most affected by this controversial program. A...

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