Turkish police and military have staged a tenth consecutive day of attacks on Silvan, a Kurdish district in the southeastern province of Diyarbakır, killing a number of civilians, Sendika.org reported.

In addition, according to Turkish daily Hurriyet, thousands of residents sought to flee for their lives as the Turkish military operation against the outlawed Kurdistan Workers’ Party (PKK) escalates. This is the sixth curfew imposed in Silva, since August.

The Kurdish-majority town of 86,00...

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