UN concerned over alleged Iraqi abuse of Kurds in Kirkuk

About 100,000 Kurds have fled the Kirkuk region since it was retaken by Iraqi forces from the Kurdistan Regional Government (KRG).

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    About 100,000 Kurds have fled the Kirkuk region since it was retaken by Iraqi forces from the Kurdistan Regional Government (KRG).

    The UN says it is worried by reports of civilians being forcibly displaced and their houses and businesses looted and destroyed.

    Al Jazeera's Stefanie Dekker reports from Erbil.


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