“Treason” In Turkey: Asking for Peace

On January 11, 2016, a group of academics and researchers from Turkey and abroad called “Academics for Peace” signed and issued a declaration entitled, “We will not be a party to this crime.” In it, they criticized the Turkish government for its recent curfews and massacres in Kurdish districts, and demanded an end to violence against Kurds and a return to peace talks.

“We declare that we will not be a party to this massacre by remaining silent and demand an immediate end to the violence perpetrated by the state,” the declaration said.

  • simus1

    Lies. Lies.
    turks would never slaughter Kurds, ………………. or Amenians for that matter.

    Why they can’t wait for the saudis to show up and provide a bit of distraction while they go about their great task is a puzzle.