Tagged: Political economy

‘Baghdad agrees with the Kurdistan region to adopt a unified mechanism for the export of oil’, al-Rafidayn (Iraq), 20th January 2014

Iraq and Iraqi Kurdistan sign an agreement on homogenizing the oil export mechanism to increase efficiency, meanwhile ceasing export of Kurdistani oil until an agreement is settled upon. Turkey flexes diplomatic muscle in the affair and the incident is further evidence of Kurdistan as a political actor in the region.

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