Turkey: Iraqi Kurds ‘miscalculated’ with independence vote

Turkey’s President Recep Tayyip Erdogan addresses the local administrators at his presidential palace in Ankara, Turkey, Wednesday, Oct. 18, 2017. Erdogan says he holds the leadership of the Iraqi Kurdish region responsible for the bloodshed that ensued in the wake of last month’s referendum for independence. (Presidential Press Service, Pool via AP)


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