Kurdish War: February 9, 2000


PKK Kurd rebels said that "the war is finally over." The PKK announced today a "formal halt" to its guerrilla war against Turkey. A PKK press release said, however, that the peace effort was "inseparable" from the "fate of Ocalan." Analysts suspect that the PKK initiative may be part of a deal with the Turkish government, where a working peace agreement is traded for dropping Ocalan's death sentence.


Article Archive

Kurdish War: Current 2013 2012 2011 2010 2009 2008 2007 2006 2005 2004 2003 2002 2001 2000 1999 



Help Keep Us Soaring

We need your help! Our subscription base has slowly been dwindling. We need your help in reversing that trend. We would like to add 20 new subscribers this month.

Each month we count on your subscriptions or contributions. You can support us in the following ways:

  1. Make sure you spread the word about us. Two ways to do that are to like us on Facebook and follow us on Twitter.
  2. Subscribe to our daily newsletter. We’ll send the news to your email box, and you don’t have to come to the site unless you want to read columns or see photos.
  3. You can contribute to the health of StrategyPage. A contribution is not a donation that you can deduct at tax time, but a form of crowdfunding. We store none of your information when you contribute..
Subscribe   Contribute   Close