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Kurds march in Paris and Athens to protest Turkish incursion into Syria


Kurds living in Greece shout slogans during a demonstration against Turkey's military action in northeastern Syria, in Athens, Greece, October 12, 2019. REUTERS/Alkis Konstantinidis

ATHENS (Reuters) - Thousands of Kurds and their local supporters rallied in France and in Greece on Saturday to protest against Turkey’s military action in northeast Syria.

In Paris, about 3,000 people gathered at the Place de la Republique after an earlier protest near the Eiffel Tower. People carried banners denouncing the Turkish offensive and calling on France to help the Kurds.

In Athens, about 2,000 Kurds and Greeks marched to the ...


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