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Iraqis protest in Kurdish region, capital

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posted on Feb, 19 2011 @ 04:16 PM
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Iraqis protest in Kurdish region, capital


www.reuters.com

(Reuters) - Hundreds of people rallied for political reforms in Iraq's semi-autonomous Kurdistan region on Saturday while demonstrators in Baghdad protested demanding better rights for widows and orphans.

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posted on Feb, 19 2011 @ 04:16 PM
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The wave of revolution looks like it may have just arrived in Kurdistan.

Right now they are demanding the local government be removed after two people were killed in Thursday protests.

This is a story to keep an eye on. The Kurds may end up demanding autonomy from the Iraqi government. If that happens, we may see Turkey, a member of NATO, try to suppress the Kurds of Iraq.

www.reuters.com
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posted on Feb, 19 2011 @ 10:07 PM
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Dang, the middle-east is on fire! We are living in incredibly historic times.

There is so much madness going on in the middle-east and all around the world and even locally that I think I want to go back to being completely ignorant.

But I know I can't.



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