August 16, 2014

The Israeli Solution for Kurdistan

Andrew Peek, The Fiscal Times

The Associated Press

Today, Israel would probably be a natural ally of the pro-American, non-sectarian Kurdistan, where civil society, stability, and democratic norms have advanced beyond the reach of most Middle Eastern countries. It might be able to help the Kurds hang on, against the likely fury of an Iran, which would see an Israeli-allied Kurdistan as a springboard for potential airstrikes against its nuclear program.

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