Iraq’s Sinjar heats up again as PMU closes in

Source:al Monitor Date:26May2017

The moment of reckoning approaches for Turkey in Iraq and Syria, as PKK sets roots in Sincar, as clashes continue in Afrin. Trump and Erdogan agreed to disagree on the question of Syrian Kurds, but this hardly solves Turkey’s PKK cum YPG conundrum.  As PKK attacks proliferate in Turkey, the temptation to kick PKK out of northwestern Iraq and its ally YPG from Turkish border in Syria will strengthen. Can it be done?