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A Way to Contain the New Turkey

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Submitted by NAA (United States), Sep 10, 2014 at 09:53

This is a very attractive proposition. You seem to indicate that Turkey might go for such a plan but, aside from taking away some of its population and territory, Kurdistan would take away a lot of Turkey's power and influence. The way the map above is drawn, it would create a buffer between Turkey and the rest of the "Middle East." We should be promoting this concept through our diplomatic channels.

Your article is a great step in this promotion.

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