Diyarbakir, Turkey

Visa-free travel could see Turkish Kurds headed for Schengen area

The EU's agreement with Turkey on halting the flow of refugees hinges on visa-free travel for Turkish citizens. But the deal could lead thousands displaced by conflict in Turkey's south-east to pack up and head for the EU to seek asylum, simply by boarding a cheap flight.

Kurds under curfew in south-east Turkey urge Europe to end conflict

The situation in south-eastern Turkey is deteriorating as conflict with Kurdish fighters drags on. Some areas have been under curfew for 50 days, with families divided. The Kurds charge Europe with refusing to intervene.