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    PKK 'ready for peace' with Turkey - 28 Apr 09

    Al Jazeera English

    by Al Jazeera English

    The leader of the Kurdistan Workers' Party (PKK) has told Al Jazeera that he is ready for a peaceful resolution to his group's conflict with Turkey.

    About 40,000 people have died in the 25-year war between the Turkey and the PKK, which is looking to win self-rule for Kurds in the southeast.

    Murad Karalyan says that although he wants peace, his group is prepared to fight to the end.

    Zeina Khodr met him in in Iraq's Mount Qandil region.