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How the United States and Iraq tried, but failed, to disband the Kurdish Peshmerga

by Paul Iddon. Coming Monday, September 25, 2017, the Iraqi Kurds will hold a referendum on the independence of the Iraqi Kurdistan and the adjoining disputed territories (see also Patrick Truffer, “The Kurds in Iraq: Is Their Pursuit of Autonomy … Continue reading

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Syrien – vom Scheideweg in die Sackgasse

Ein Gastbeitrag von Patrick Truffer Henry Kissinger bemerkte in den 1970er: “There can be no war in the Middle East without Egypt and no peace without Syria.” Zugegeben, in Bezug auf Ägypten hatte sich Kissinger geirrt – es gab auch … Continue reading

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