December 27, 2012

Baghdad-Kurd Relations Get Even Worse

Adil al-Jaburi, Al Monitor

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Day after day, the belief strengthens that the possibilities for a peaceful resolution (or at least containment) of the crisis between the central government and the Kurdistan Regional Government (KRG) have grown remote, if they have not altogether vanished. The signs and indications pointing to escalation have come to greatly outnumber those pointing to a truce or cooling down.

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TAGGED: Nouri al-Maliki, Massoud Barzani, Kurdistan Regional Government (KRG), Iraq

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