August 11, 2014

If Kurds Fall, Chaos Follows

David Francis, The Fiscal Times

The Associated Press

Since the start of the Iraq war in 2003, the autonomous area of northern Iraq known as Kurdistan has stood as the lone bastion of stability throughout the entire country. Now, the Islamic State of Iraq and Syria (ISIS) has its sights firmly set on conquering the Kurds, a move that would send Iraq and much of the Middle East into chaos.

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TAGGED: Kurds, Kurdistan, Iraq, ISIS, Islamic State Of Iraq And Syria

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