Historic Reconciliation or Election Ploy in Turkey?

New law initiated by PM Erdogan furthers rapprochement with and integration of the once-outlawed Kurdish PKK party. It will also help him at the polls.

The preparations for the presidential election in Turkey are good for the Kurds. Recep Tayyip Erdogan, who intends to run, introduced an important and innovative bill last Thursday that could pave the way for...