Bush offers to bomb Kurds

Map Kurdistan

What? Is Bush trying to appease Turkey — our on-again, off-again ‘friend’? It’s interesting to note that the Kurdish people are descendants of the ancient Medes. (Remember the Medo-Persian Empire?). Of course, Iran could care less about most of the Kurds — as the majority are Sunni rather than Shia. — PID

October 24, 2007

(HERALD SUN) — THE Bush Administration is considering air strikes, including cruise missiles, against the Kurdish rebel group PKK in northern Iraq.

The move would be an attempt to stave off a Turkish invasion of that country to fight the rebels. Full Report