Kurds Lay Groundwork for Independence From Iraq
By Ben Kesling in Erbil, Iraq, Jay Solomon in Washington and Matt Bradley in Baghdad — Abdulla Hawez, Safa Majeed and Laith Al Hayda contributed to this article.
The Wall Street Journal Europe
Jul 4 2014
The leader of Iraq’s semiautonomous Kurdish region nudged his government another step closer to full autonomy, threatening the country’s fragile unity in the midst of a militant uprising. Massoud Barzani, the president of the Kurdish Regional…read more…