Daily Digest - November, 2017

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Iraqi Kurdistan - 02/11/17

Huffington Post https://www.huffingtonpost.com/entry/iraqi-kurdistan-referendum_us_59fa4711e4b01b4740481aa3 BBC http://www.bbc.com/news/world-middle-east-41816138 Washington Post https://www.washingtonpost.com/news/monkey-cage/wp/2017/10/30/heres-what-old-constitutional-debates-tell-us-about-the-new-crisis-in-iraqi-kurdistan/  … Read more


Iraqi Kurdistan - 01/11/2017

Please find below three new articles with some insight and detail on the crisis in Iraqi Kurdistan: Iraqi Kurdistan was never ready for statehood http://foreignpolicy.com/2017/10/31/iraqi-kurdistan-was-never-ready-for-statehood/ New York Times https://www.nytimes.com/2017/10/29/world/middleeast/iraq-kurds-masoud-barzani.html Why the Kurdish referendum backfired https://www.washingtonpost.com/news/monkey-cage/wp/2017/10/25/the-kurdish-referendum-backfired-badly-heres-why/… Read more


Iraqi Kurdistan - 27/10/2017

Please find below three articles on Iraqi Kurdistan from multiple sources:   Why Doesn't the US Support Kurdish Independence? https://www.theatlantic.com/international/archive/2017/10/us-kurdish-independence/543540/   Iraq's New War: Kurdish Leader Bargain May Step Down, A Potential Blow to His Ruling Family http://www.newsweek.com/iraq-new-war-kurd-leader-barzani-may-step-down-keep-power-family-693217   Kurdish Dreams of Independence Delayed Again https://www.newyorker.com/news/news-desk/kurdish-dreams-of-independence-delayed-again… Read more