Iran protests: Why the regime is taking particularly tough action against the Kurds

For days, the armed forces of Iran and Turkey have been attacking Kurdish areas in Syria and Iraq. At the same time, the regime in Tehran is taking increasingly brutal action against the civilian population in the Kurdish regions of Iran. What is the background of the bloody offensive? A conversation with Dastan Jasim, political scientist at the Giga Institute for Middle East Studies in Hamburg.

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