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Ambassador to Turkey dismissed Turkish media reports claiming Iran tried to convince PKK to step back from peace process with Ankara

Thursday, 2 May 2013

Mohammadreza Bigdeli rejected reports carried by a Turkish newspaper that Iran has promised the Kurdistan Workers’ Party (PKK) logistical and arms support if they withdraw from peace talks with the Turkish government. He said Iran believed the issue of PKK possessing arms or not is not a topic generated from within the region, but is promoted by foreign countries to make most of the regional countries’ situations to increase their own influence in the region.

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  • Published: 79 days ago on Thursday, 2 May 2013
  • By: Iran Daily Brief
  • Last Modified: May 2, 2013 @ 2:27 pm
  • Filed Under: International
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    • http://parsinews.ir/news/page/d5cab8dd1221f65f51c06109921f6b69

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