A Hotel in Diyarbakir Shows Risks of Turkey's Southeastern War

  • Renovated Green Park Hotel occupied by Turkish special forces
  • `My commercial life is finished,' owner says amid PKK threats

Turkish soldiers patrol a neighborhood in Diyarbakir's Sur District.

Photographer: Stringer/Anadolu Agency via Getty Images

The newly renovated Green Park Hotel in Diyarbakir, a city of about 1 million people on the banks of the Tigris River, has bullet holes in its walls, sandbags filling its windows and $800,000 of debt to the banks.

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