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originally posted by: [post=18056525]By the way Turkey just came out and said they would support an independent Kurdistan in Iraq which is a huge change of policy resulting from the oil they are getting from Kurdistan now.
EDIT: This is the Kurdish news service I read:
originally posted by: buster2010
Where was this war when Saddam was in charge?
originally posted by: Monger
a reply to: LightningStrikesHere
The YPG have been involved in fighting with both the rebels and the regime in Syria. The Kurds are fighting for the Kurds, any perception that there's any real allegiance there is false, the Kurds themselves would be very keen to tell you that. They have longstanding bad blood with the Assad regime, but they both have enemies in common.