Three women, including a founder of the militant group Kurdistan Workers Party, were fatally shot at a Kurdish center in Paris, France’s interior minister said Thursday. The news prompted protests.
Jan. 10, 2013 Riot police secure the entrance to the Kurdistan Information Center in Paris, where three Kurdish women — including one of the founders of the Kurdistan Workers Party, or PKK — were found shot dead. The execution-style killings were condemned by Turkish politicians trying to broker a peace deal with the PKK, which Turkey, the United States and the European Union classify as a terrorist organization. Christian Hartmann/Reuters Buy Photo