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Eleven Iraqi Turkmen were killed in two days

   
InternationalEleven Iraqi Turkmen were killed in two days of fighting with Kurds in the northern Iraqi city of Kirkuk over the weekend. On Friday, Kurdish peshmerga opened fire on a group of Turkmen protesting an attack on a revered Shiite religious site, killing at least eight of them during a skirmish. In addition, two Turkmen were shot dead by US soldiers.

Then on Saturday three more Turkmen were killed by local police during a demonstration. In related news, US forces raided an office of the Iraqi Turkmen Front (ITF) yesterday, seizing a cache of weapons, and arresting one ITF official.
  
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