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Q&A: 'We're on the defensive not offensive'

Falah Mustafa, head of the Kurdistan Region’s foreign relations, talks about Iraq, ISIL and Kurdish ambitions.

As the so-called Sunni Rebellion gains more ground across Iraq, pundits are increasingly discussing the possible disintegration of the country. 2,181 more words

Iraqi Kurdistan Region

Kurdish Authorities Recall Ministers from Iraq's Cabinet - Report

Kurdish flag in Erbil, Iraq

© AP/ Khalid Mohammed

16:41 10/07/2014



MOSCOW, July 10 (RIA Novosti) – The Kurdish authorities have recalled their representatives from Iraq’s Cabinet and suspended their participation in the country’s government, The Associated Press wrote Thursday. 224 more words

Iraqi Kurdish Leader Urges Independence Referendum

(BAGHDAD) — With large parts of Iraq in militant hands, a top Kurdish leader called on regional lawmakers Thursday to lay the groundwork for a referendum on independence, a vote that would likely spell the end of a unified Iraq. 1,308 more words

Second-hand Fighter Jets in Maliki's Second-term Hands

Second-hand Fighter Jets in Maliki’s Second-term Hands

by Osamah Golpy
The say, Football, the most famous and the most watched sports event takes its name from the way it played out, not from the medium of course, like many suggest. 869 more words


RT: Israeli PM Netanyahu endorses Kurdish independence citing chaos in Iraq

Published time: June 29, 2014 17:39
Edited time: June 29, 2014 19:33

Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu (AFP Photo / Jack Guez)

Citing the “collapse” of Iraq amid the ISIS insurgency and sectarian violence, Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu has endorsed the de-facto independence of Iraqi Kurds. 463 more words


Iraq : Kurds dream of separate state as their forces seize Kirkuk

It was the happiest day of her life when she finally went to Kirkuk, said Shilan Saidi, 33, a film-maker who describes herself as a… 602 more words