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A pass high in the Qandil Mountain. The Qandils, remote and nearly inaccessible, have long been a stronghold of the PKK. March 21, 2017
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Tame pigeons fly from a make-shift building, in a PKK camp in the Qandil Mountains. The Qandils, remote and nearly inaccessible, have long been a stronghold of the PKK. March 21, 2017
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A PKK graveyard in the 'Valley Of The Martyrs', high in the Qandil Mountains. The Qandils, remote and nearly inaccessible, have long been a stronghold of the PKK. March 21, 2017
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Shrapnel damage to a building in a PKK camp, caused by a Turkish airstrike. The Qandils, remote and nearly inaccessible, have long been a stronghold of the PKK. March 21, 2017
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A memorial to a family of seven, killed in their car, by a Turkish airstrike, on a road in the Qandil mountains. The Qandils, remote and nearly inaccessible, have long been a stronghold of the PKK. March 21, 2017
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A memorial to a family of seven, killed in their car, by a Turkish airstrike, on a road in the Qandil mountains. The Qandils, remote and nearly inaccessible, have long been a stronghold of the PKK. March 21, 2017
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A museum to the memory of fallen PKK fighters, in the 'Valley Of The Martyrs', high in the Qandil Mountains. The Qandils, remote and nearly inaccessible, have long been a stronghold of the PKK. March 21, 2017
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Haval Ranjdar, a PKK fighter for over 30 years, feeds his chickens in a PKK camp in the Qandil Mountains. The Qandils, remote and nearly inaccessible, have long been a stronghold of the PKK. March 21, 2017
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An AK-47 and an umbrella in a camoflauge sling, the two things all PKK fighters carry, placed against a wall in a PKK camp. The Qandils, remote and nearly inaccessible, have long been a stronghold of the PKK. March 21, 2017
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A Nowruz celebration held by the PKK, high in the Qandil Mountains. The Qandils, remote and nearly inaccessible, have long been a stronghold of the PKK. March 21, 2017
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Women in traditional Kurdish dress take selfies at a Nowruz celebration held by the PKK, high in the Qandil Mountains. The Qandils, remote and nearly inaccessible, have long been a stronghold of the PKK. March 21, 2017
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Men dance with a PKK commander at a Nowruz celebration held by the PKK, high in the Qandil Mountains. The Qandils, remote and nearly inaccessible, have long been a stronghold of the PKK. March 21, 2017
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Crowds gather under PKK flags at a Nowruz celebration held by the PKK, high in the Qandil Mountains. The Qandils, remote and nearly inaccessible, have long been a stronghold of the PKK. March 21, 2017
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PKK fighters and civilian families gather at a Nowruz celebration held by the PKK, high in the Qandil Mountains. The Qandils, remote and nearly inaccessible, have long been a stronghold of the PKK. March 21, 2017
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Male and female PKK fighters dance at a Nowruz celebration held by the PKK, high in the Qandil Mountains. The Qandils, remote and nearly inaccessible, have long been a stronghold of the PKK. March 21, 2017
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PKK fighters dance at a Nowruz celebration held by the PKK, high in the Qandil Mountains. The Qandils, remote and nearly inaccessible, have long been a stronghold of the PKK. March 21, 2017
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An AK-47 hangs from a make-shift building, with Almond blossom in the background, in a PKK camp in the Qandil Mountains. The Qandils, remote and nearly inaccessible, have long been a stronghold of the PKK. March 21, 2017
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PKK fighters dance at a Nowruz celebration held by the PKK, high in the Qandil Mountains. The Qandils, remote and nearly inaccessible, have long been a stronghold of the PKK. March 21, 2017
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Crowds burn tyres to stay warm at a Nowruz celebration held by the PKK, high in the Qandil Mountains. The Qandils, remote and nearly inaccessible, have long been a stronghold of the PKK. March 21, 2017
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PKK fighters dance with civilians at a Nowruz celebration held by the PKK, high in the Qandil Mountains. The Qandils, remote and nearly inaccessible, have long been a stronghold of the PKK. March 21, 2017
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People sihouetted against the mountain fog at a Nowruz celebration held by the PKK, high in the Qandil Mountains. The Qandils, remote and nearly inaccessible, have long been a stronghold of the PKK. March 21, 2017
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Male and female PKK fighters dance at a Nowruz celebration held by the PKK, high in the Qandil Mountains. The Qandils, remote and nearly inaccessible, have long been a stronghold of the PKK. March 21, 2017
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A PKK fighter flies a flag with the image of Abdullah Ocalan, the groups founder, at a Nowruz celebration, high in the Qandil Mountains. The Qandils, remote and nearly inaccessible, have long been a stronghold of the PKK. March 21, 2017
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Crowds gather under PKK flags at a Nowruz celebration held by the PKK, high in the Qandil Mountains. The Qandils, remote and nearly inaccessible, have long been a stronghold of the PKK. March 21, 2017
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A pass high in the Qandil Mountain. The Qandils, remote and nearly inaccessible, have long been a stronghold of the PKK. March 21, 2017
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