Kurdistan Votes for Independence, But Faces Fierce Opposition

Kurdistan Independence Vote Faces Fierce Opposition (1/2)

September 27, 2017

Defying threats from Baghdad and nearly every other state in the region, Kurdistan overwhelmingly voted for independence–but it’s unlikely to lead to formal statehood, and the timing of the vote could be a costly mistake, explains Sabah Alnasseri, a professor at York University

Kurdistan Independence Vote Faces Fierce Opposition (2/2)

September 27, 2017

Defying threats from Baghdad and nearly every other state in the region, Kurdistan overwhelmingly voted for independence–but it’s unlikely to lead to formal statehood, and the timing of the vote could be a costly mistake, explains Sabah Alnasseri, a professor at York University