GULF WAR

Turkish soldiers begin the task of moving Kurdish famlies from the lower reaches of the Iskiveran refugee camp high in the mountains on the Turkey-Iraq border, to US protected safe havens in Northern Iraq. Over 400,000 Kurdish refugees were living just below the snowline after Saddam Husseins forces chased them from northern Iraq towars the end of the Gulf War. Every morning the freezing night produced a fresh crop of dead bodies of children and old people. 18/4/199