The Dreams and Dilemmas of Iraqi Kurdistan

Cafiero, Giorgio
January 2013
Foreign Policy in Focus;1/24/2013, p2
The article explores the future of Iraqi Kurdistan, which according to the author, its prospect of turning into reality are real. The Kurds are enjoying their semi-autonomous state in northern Iraq with the Kurdistan Regional Government (KRG), which is being led by President Massoud Barzani. According to author, the Kurds of northern Iraq could end up with an independent state if Barzani continues to nurture his ties with Iran, Turkey and Israel.


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