All news tagged with #Kurds
USA 02/22/2018 0
The U.S. Is Permanently Occupying Northern Syria, and That’s Trouble
How did the United States get tangled up in another Mideast quagmire?
USA 02/09/2018 0
Washington Widens the War in Syria by Provoking Turkey
The Trump administration has drawn Turkey deeper into the Syrian conflict by announcing a policy that threatens Turkey’s national security. Washington’s gaffe has pitted one NATO ally against the other while undermining hopes for a speedy end to the seven year-long war.
USA 10/31/2017 0
America Never Understood Iraq
As the Kurdish crisis continues to spiral, a former diplomat laments a history of missed opportunities.
USA 10/25/2017 0
Will the Kurdish Quest for Independence Survive Regional Politics?
The Kurds of northern Iraq have endorsed the idea of an independent state by a 92.7 percent vote in a referendum held on September 25.
Greece 10/20/2017 0
Why Some Countries See Kurdistan’s Battle for Independence as a Threat
The Kurdish region wants to think in the long-term, but even the short-term looks difficult.