Archive for the ‘Kurdistan Region’ Category

June 18th, 2011 - 5:38 pm § in KRG, Kurdistan Region

A Refreshing Perspective from DC

No spin, no angle, fair and balanced….no I’m not talking about the Fox News Network, I am talking about an event I attended at the Washington Institute for Near East Policy (WINEP) on Tuesday about the Kurdistan Region of Iraq. WINEP fellows, who had recently returned from a trip to Kurdistan, d[...]

September 13th, 2010 - 6:27 am § in Business & Investment, KRG, Kurdistan Region, President Obama

UCF Speech: Being Proud of Progress in the Kurdistan Region of Iraq

If there was one point I wanted to convey most clearly to the crowd I spoke to at the University of Central Florida last week, it was that Americans should be proud of where Iraqi Kurdistan is today. There may be mixed emotions and controversy about U.S. involvement in Iraq over the past seven years[...]