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As the possibility of a Turkish invasion of Northern Iraq increases, we offer you an exclusive report filmed inside an Iraqi-based PKK base. Includes footage of PKK fighters training.
Conditions may have improved for Turkey's Kurds but the future is still uncertain. Following pro PKK riots, 250 children are now facing lengthy prison sentences.
In Turkey, where family honour is dependent on female chastity, transvestites are particularly despised. Shunned by both the gay and straight community they face widespread discrimination.
Ankara's handling of calls to recognise the Armenian Genocide reveals the deep strains tearing at Turkish society. When author Orhan Pamuk acknowledged the massacre, he provoked an outcry.
The Hijaz Railway opened in 1908 and we are now taken through part of its journey and over a hundred years of archiceture and culture in Turkey.