NY Times: 100 years after SykesPicot, might different borders have prevented Syria and Iraq chaos? New York Times: Could different borders have saved the Middle EastWhen CSKAMoscow defeated Fenerbahçe in @Euroleague final, AKP MP tweeted: "Feel like downing another Russian jet!" The people of Hakkari, SE city of Turkey, celebrate the championship of BesiktasUnits from the Royal Saudi Naval Forces arrive to Turkey to take part in EFES 2016 Exercise — SPA Turkish police stop opp. MHP congress from taking place CrimeanTatar rally to remember 1944 7 special operations members killed, over 20 others wounded in Şırnak Four #PKK fighters killed in Sirnak Tension in Ankara as ultranationalists call of change of party leadership, a threat to Erdogans presidential ambition UAV action this morning, after Kurds shot down Turkish CobraProtests in Gezi district Istanbul against the killing of civilians in al-Zara Homs The MANPADS used by PKK in southern Turkey to down Turkish helicopter appears to be a Russian made 'Igla' variant. PKK continue to set civillian trucks/cars on fire. This time, 4 more btw Tunceli-Erzincan roadVideo claiming to show the PKK shooting down a Turkish helicopter with a MANPADS Kurdish PKK shooting down a Turkish army helicopter in Hakkâri provinceUS and Turkey will increase the support to moderate Syrian opposition groups to expel IS. Operations to be launched soon. Deputy Sec of State: Agreement reached with Turkey to clear territory between Manbij and Mare north Syria from IS Ukraine and Turkey agreed on a joint military action plan in the Black SeaClashes in Nusaybin, Mardin, Turkey todayTurkey's third biggest political party,nationalist MHP,goes to convention on 15 MayHPG claim responsibility for shooting down a Turkish military helicopter in Hakkari, Southeastern Turkey. Turkish fighter jets bombarding PKK bases in Sar Gali area northern Duhok province. Turkish forces bombard highlands in Uludere/Şırnak, TurkeyNews nFighting between Turkish Armed Forces and PKK remains tense.n8 TK soldiers KIA, 8 WIA, 21 militants killed. Turkey airforce bombs Kurdish city of Nusaybin during clashes with YPS PKK Helicopter that crashed in SE Turkey killing 2 soldiers during clashes with PKK A Turkish AH-1 Cobra helicopter crashed during operations against PKK in Hakkari, killing both pilots Official: 4 Kurdish rebels killed in blast while loading explosives onto truck in Turkey's southeast. First images of Hani explosion northern Diyarbakir

Map. History of Turkey conflict

15 May 2016
NY Times: 100 years after SykesPicot, might different borders have prevented Syria and Iraq chaos?
New York Times: Could different borders have saved the Middle East
When CSKAMoscow defeated Fenerbahçe in @Euroleague final, AKP MP tweeted: "Feel like downing another Russian jet!"
The people of Hakkari, SE city of Turkey, celebrate the championship of Besiktas
Units from the Royal Saudi Naval Forces arrive to Turkey to take part in EFES 2016 Exercise — SPA
Turkish police stop opp. MHP congress from taking place
CrimeanTatar rally to remember 1944
7 special operations members killed, over 20 others wounded in Şırnak
Four #PKK fighters killed in Sirnak
Tension in Ankara as ultranationalists call of change of party leadership, a threat to Erdogans presidential ambition
UAV action this morning, after Kurds shot down Turkish Cobra
Protests in Gezi district Istanbul against the killing of civilians in al-Zara Homs
The MANPADS used by PKK in southern Turkey to down Turkish helicopter appears to be a Russian made 'Igla' variant.
PKK continue to set civillian trucks/cars on fire. This time, 4 more btw Tunceli-Erzincan road
Kurdish PKK shooting down a Turkish army helicopter in Hakkâri province
Deputy Sec of State: Agreement reached with Turkey to clear territory between Manbij and Mare north Syria from IS
Ukraine and Turkey agreed on a joint military action plan in the Black Sea
Clashes in Nusaybin, Mardin, Turkey today
News nFighting between Turkish Armed Forces and PKK remains tense.n8 TK soldiers KIA, 8 WIA, 21 militants killed.
Turkey airforce bombs Kurdish city of Nusaybin during clashes with YPS PKK
Helicopter that crashed in SE Turkey killing 2 soldiers during clashes with PKK
A Turkish AH-1 Cobra helicopter crashed during operations against PKK in Hakkari, killing both pilots
First images of Hani explosion northern Diyarbakir