There were riots between Kurdish protesters and the Turkish President Erdogan's security guards in Washington. The police have announced an investigation.
Turkey has summoned the US ambassador to protest the detention of two security officers during the Turkish president's Washington visit last week. The officers were briefly detained after clashing with protesters.
The Turkish President's bodyguards violently attacked a group of pro-Kurdish demonstrators after a meeting with Donald Trump. The city of Washington, the US State Department and police all condemned the attack.
Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan has spoken out against the US proposal to arm Kurdish fighters in Syria. His comments came during a brief press conference in the White House.
Conflicts in Iraq, Syria and Turkey have unleashed a tangle of political and military organizations among the Kurds. DW explains who's who in a struggle that is shaping the Middle East.
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