US declares PKK ‘a common enemy’

BBC News
November 2, 2007

The US Secretary of State, Condoleezza Rice, has said Turkey and the United States share a common enemy in the Kurdistan Workers’ Party (PKK). Turkey’s Foreign Minister, Ali Babacan, said Ms Rice’s visit marked the start of close co-operation between the Nato allies, but also called for concrete steps forward: “This is where the words end and action needs to start,” he said… more