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Syria: Regional Interests Likely to Undermine Stability in Deir ez-Zour and Idlib

October 15, 2017 – Conflicting regional interests are likely to undermine stability in the Deir ez-Zour and Idlib provinces over the next 12 to 18 months. 658 more words

Delegation Report of the visit to Iraqi Kurdistan - Unite and Centre for Kurdish Progress

  1. Executive Summary:
  • Contained in the pages that follow is a report of a recent delegation visit to Iraqi Kurdistan that took place between 17th and 22nd July 2017.
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Secession Procession

A century ago, a British Member of Parliament and geographer, Halford Mackinder, wrote one of the famous books of geopolitics, “Democratic Ideals and Reality… 924 more words


Macron invites Iraqi PM to Paris to discuss Kurdish vote


© AFP | Iraqi Kurds take part in a demonstration at Arbil airport, in the capital of Iraq’s autonomous northern Kurdish region, after the central government ordered the indefinite halt to all foreign flights to and from Iraqi Kurdistan, on September 29, 2017… 189 more words

Iraq imposes flight ban on Kurdish airports in response to independence referendum

An overwhelming majority of Iraqi Kurds voted for independence in Monday’s referendum. But the Iraqi central government in Baghdad is cracking down on Kurdish leaders in a bid to force them to annul that decision. 948 more words

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Foreigners scramble out of Iraqi Kurdistan ahead of retaliatory flight ban

Foreigners scrambled to leave Iraqi Kurdistan on Friday hours before the start of a flight ban imposed by Baghdad in retaliation for an independence referendum that has sent regional tensions soaring. 149 more words