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Turkey Kurd leader Ocalan calls for congress to end armed struggle

The jailed Kurdish rebel leader Abdullah Ocalan has renewed a call for his fighters to end their armed struggle in Turkey.

In a message read out at a huge rally marking the Kurdish new year, Ocalan called for a congress to decide on abandoning the insurgency.

  • 21 Mar 2015
  • From the section Europe