Posts Tagged ‘ Oil ’

Reporters with Borders

February 12, 2013

The hysterical reaction against NRT television reminded me of the Muslim outrage to cartoons of Islam’s Prophet Muhammad. For those who don’t know what happened: During a live call-in show on NRT, a caller tried to insult the late Mustafa Barzani, regarded by many Kurds as the father of the Kurdish nation in modern...
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A New Oil Deal

September 17, 2012

A recent agreement between Kurdistan Region’s minister of natural resources and key ministers in Baghdad over the oil problem is an important step in the right direction. But it remains an agreement prone to collapsing if it is not quickly followed by other steps that capitalize on this progress and move the issue a...
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