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Denied Again: Kirkuk and the Dream of an Independent Kurdistan

Denied Again: Kirkuk and the Dream of an Independent KurdistanIn a closed-door meeting at a Washington think tank in July, I had the opportunity to ask a high-ranking Iraqi Kurdish official whether he worried that Kurds might be overplaying their hands in Iraq and Syria. My interlocutor, whose name frequently came up in recent discussions on the KRG’s independence and Kirkuk, politely dismissed my points and assured me that my worries were unfounded—especially in Iraq.



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Bernie Sanders Says He'll Run For Re-election As An Independent

Bernie Sanders Says He'll Run For Re-election As An Independentconfirmed he’ll run for re-election next year as an independent candidate.



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Iraqi Kurds Look to Form Independent Country

Iraqi Kurds Look to Form Independent CountryRichard Engel, NBC News chief foreign correspondent, talks with Hoshyar Zebari, an Iraqi Kurdish politician, about the desire by Iraqi Kurds to break away and form their own country, and what that would mean for Iraq's oil.



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'March for Truth' Protests Draws Thousands Across U.S. Demanding Independent Russia Investigation

'March for Truth' Protests Draws Thousands Across U.S. Demanding Independent Russia InvestigationThousands marched in cities across the U.S. Saturday, demanding an independent investigation into alleged connections between Pres. Trump’s presidential campaign and Russia.



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AP Explains: CBO's independent views can rankle lawmakers

AP Explains: CBO's independent views can rankle lawmakersWASHINGTON (AP) — The Congressional Budget Office is a scorekeeper suddenly in the spotlight.



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