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Iraq divided over control of Kirkuk
Baghdad has accused the Kurdistan Regional Government of using the chaos in Iraq to seize control of the disputed city.
Last updated: 11 Jul 2014 12:14 GMT
An independent Kurdistan? Yes, but not so fast
Without Turkey's support, an independent 'Kurdistan' cannot survive in a region where people traditionally bear grudges.
Last updated: 09 Jul 2014 09:11 GMT
Iraq's Kurds push for independence referendum
Country moves step closer to breaking up as regional government's president calls for preparation for vote to begin.
Last updated: 04 Jul 2014 08:42 GMT
Iraqi Kurdistan referendum: Going it alone
Is Barzani's plan to hold a referendum on independence ill-timed or a long time coming?
Last updated: 02 Jul 2014 14:07 GMT
Iraq's Kurds rule out giving up Kirkuk
Massoud Barzani says ambition of incorporating city "achieved", amid growing calls for inclusive government in Baghdad.
Last updated: 28 Jun 2014 16:52 GMT
Iraq's Christians seek refuge with Kurds
Armed Kurds are winning favour by protecting religious minorities.
Mohammed A Salih
Last updated: 26 Jun 2014 08:14 GMT
The US and Iraqi Kurds: Good will hunting?
Iraqi Kurds seethe as US tells them to put aside independence dreams - for now.
Last updated: 25 Jun 2014 10:40 GMT
Q&A: 'We're on the defensive not offensive'
Falah Mustafa, head of the Kurdistan Region's foreign relations, talks about Iraq, ISIL and Kurdish ambitions.
Last updated: 23 Jun 2014 13:12 GMT
Iraq asks US for air strikes on ISIL rebels
Iraqi FM asks Obama administration to launch attacks as his country's armed forces struggle to stop fighters' advance.
Last updated: 19 Jun 2014 06:41 GMT
Iraq claims making gains against ISIL rebels
Iraqi PM announces counter-offensive as Sunni gunmen seize three villages and allegedly abduct foreign workers.
Last updated: 18 Jun 2014 14:44 GMT
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