Turkish attack on Syria endangers a remarkable democratic experiment by the Kurds

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According to Turkish president Recep Erdogan, Turkey’s goal is to create a buffer zone separating Syria’s Kurds from the Turkish border.

But his country’s attack will do much more than that. If successful, it will destroy the most full-fledged democracy the Middle East has yet to see.

via Turkish attack on Syria endangers a remarkable democratic experiment by the Kurds

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