Ugly, Messy, and Dangerous Business in Iraq
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  • cas

    So, even though the Iraqi Kurds (who are predominately Sunni) have been persecuted by their Sunni “cousins” in the past, they’re defying the Shi’ite leadership in Iraq’s elected government, and providing shelter to the Vice-President, who is still sought by that gov’t for terrorism?
    How much longer before the Kurds announce an “independent” Kurdistan, and REALLY start upsetting the status-quo, as there are ethnic Kurdish terrirtiry / communities in Iran and Syria, and also a LARGE portion of eastern Turkey?
    And what would the US administration do then? Considering they have washed their hands of the entire region…

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