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Bombing May Be Sign of PKK Offensive After Turkey Incursion Into Syria

The Kurdistan Workers Party (PKK) claimed responsibility on Friday for a truck bombing at a security headquarters in Cizre, in southeastern Turkey near the Syrian border, that killed 11 officers and injured dozens more. The attack, days after Turkish forces deployed into Syria, is seen as a harbinger of a PKK offensive. Ankara is targeting Islamic State, as well as calling for the withdrawal of a Syrian Kurdish militia it claims is linked to the PKK. Ertugral Kurkcu, a member of...

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