"The Kurds with a few stingers could cause problems for both Turkey and Iran." Remember the stingers that the US gave to Ben Laden to bring down Russian heliocopters? Well, when the Russian left Afghanistan Ben Laden turned against the US big time! Don't forget that the Kurds are also Muslims!
Japan arrests U.S. activist featured in award-winning documentary 'The Cove' (DPA)
from the article: Report: Turkish intelligence severed relations with the Mossad