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Turkey Bears Down On Kurds After PKK Rebels Kill Six Turkish Officers

Prime Minister Erdogan vows a fierce response to the Kurdish rebels' killing of police officers in southeastern Turkey. Reports cite the possibility of a coming Turkish ground assault across the Iraqi border to strike PKK rebel enclaves there.

Turkey Bears Down On Kurds After PKK Rebels Kill Six Turkish Officers

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This Happened—December 14: First Steps On The South Pole

Arriving by ship, skis and dog-powered sleighs, Norwegian explorer Roald Amundsen arrived where no human had ever set foot, exactly 111 years ago today.

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