By Jim Karygiannis, Canada MP
Published June 22, 2011 in Embassy, Canada’s Foreign Policy Newspaper
The Turkish government cannot afford to continue to ignore and belittle the plight of the Kurdish people living within its borders.
For decades, the Kurdish people have lived under a government that has repressed cultural expression and freedom of speech and violated human rights. I believe the international community should demonstrate a willingness to try and address this serious situation.
Earlier this month, I visited…