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Kurdistan Workers' Party or PKK (Kurdish: Partiya Karkerên Kurdistanê‎) is a left-wing organization based in Turkey and Iraq. Flag of Kurdistan Workers Party (PKK) Kurdistan Workers' Party, Syrian Christians, Iraqi People, Canada Summer, Turkish Military, Syrian Civil War, Military Coup, Iraq War, North Korea

Flag of Kurdistan Workers Party (PKK). 2013 ceasefire In late 2012, the Turkish government began secret talks with Öcalan for a ceasefire. To facilitate talks, government officials transmitted letters between Öcalan in jail to PKK leaders in northern Iraq. On 21 March 2013, a ceasefire was announced. On 25 April, it was announced that the PKK would leave Turkey. Commander Murat Karayilan remarked "As part of ongoing preparations, the withdrawal will begin on May 8, 2013