Archive for the ‘KRG’ 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[...]

January 29th, 2011 - 3:58 pm § in Elections & Democracy, KRG

Kurdistan is not Tunisia

Regrettably, attempts by civil society organizations to demonstrate and ask for improved services from their government are being hijacked by the opposition block in the Kurdistan Region of Iraq’s parliament Gorran. No one is doubting the need to improve governance and the delivery of services[...]