Ankara hails Kurdish rebel leader's ceasefire call

Turkish Interior Minister Muammer Guler hailed jailed Kurdish rebel leader Abdullah Ocalan's ceasefire call on Thursday.

"The language is the language of peace, we must now see it put into action," Guler was quoted by the Anatolia news agency as saying after Ocalan called for an end to the 29-year armed Kurdish rebellion in a letter he penned from prison.