US policies in Iraq have helped establish a “two-Iran” reality in the region.
Dr Arzu Yilmaz is Chair of Department of International Relations at American University of Kurdistan based in Duhok, Kurdistan Region of Iraq. Dr Ar... zu Yilmaz obtained her PhD in International Relations from Ankara University in Turkey, where she wrote her dissertation on Kurdish refugees and the political identity of the refugee agent. Prior to this she received her MA in International Relations and MA in Gender Studies also from Ankara University. Dr Yilmaz is currently doing postdoctoral work as an IPC/Mercator Fellow at German Institute for International Affairs and Security (SWP).