TITLE

Abdullah Ocalan: The end of a myth

PUB. DATE
February 2000
SOURCE
Middle East;Feb2000, Issue 298, p12
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Chronicles the rise and fall of PKK Kurdish guerilla leader Abdullah Ocalan. Popularity of Ocalan as an exceptional guerilla leader in the Kurdish history; Capture in Kenya by Turkish intelligence following refusal of various European states to offer him political asylum; Issuance of orders to his troops to lay down their weapons and surrender to the Turkish troops. INSET: From Istanbul...,by Jon Gorvett..
ACCESSION #
2766532

 

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