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  1. Behind Washington's 'Crackpot' Deal with Turkey to Fight ISISRead the original story

    Aug 5, 2015 | Common Dreams

    ... sort of thing," Kamran Karadaghi, a former chief of staff to erstwhile Iraqi President and Kurdish leader Jalal Talabani, told the Independent's Patrick Cockburn. "Maybe they calculate that with Turkey on their side, they don't need the Kurds." ...

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  2. The U.S./Turkey Deal-Disaster in the MakingRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 4, 2015 | OpEdNews

    ... this sort of thing," Kamran Karadaghi, former chief of staff to Iraqi President and Kurdish leader Jalal Talabani, told the Independent's Patrick Cockburn. "Maybe they calculate that with Turkey on their side, they don't need the Kurds." While ...

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  3. Massoud Barzani Fast FactsRead the original story

    Aug 2, 2015 | GantDaily.com

    ... is established in the east under the Patriotic Union of Kurdistan (PUK). October 4, 2002 - Barzani and Jalal Talabani, leader of the PUK, apologize to the families of the victims of their internal war. January 30, 2005 - Barzani is one of ...

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  4. The Evening Blues - 7-28-15Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 28, 2015 | Daily Kos

    ... thing," said Kamran Karadaghi, an Iraqi Kurdish commentator and former chief of staff to the Iraqi President, Jalal Talabani. "Maybe they calculate that with Turkey involved on their side, they don't need the Kurds." ... Turkey has become ...

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  5. HejiraRead the original story

    Jul 26, 2015 | The Common Ills

    ... thing," said Kamran Karadaghi, an Iraqi Kurdish commentator and former chief of staff to the Iraqi President, Jalal Talabani. "Maybe they calculate that with Turkey involved on their side, they don't need the Kurds." The US denies giving the ...

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  6. Turkey conflict with Kurds: Was approving air strikes against the PKK ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 26, 2015 | The Independent

    ... thing," said Kamran Karadaghi, an Iraqi Kurdish commentator and former chief of staff to the Iraqi President, Jalal Talabani. "Maybe they calculate that with Turkey involved on their side, they don't need the Kurds." The US denies giving the ...

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  7. Barzani: We will choose independence, unityRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 13, 2011 | Turkish Daily News

    ... ruled through the city of Sulaymaniyah, where the Patriotic Union of Kurdistan (PUK) under the leadership of Jalal Talabani is strong, and Arbil, where the Barzani-led Kurdistan Democratic Party (KDP) mostly exerts authority. "The ones who speak of ...

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  8. Kurds tell Jpost: 'Just send us weapons to defeat ISIS'Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 3, 2015 | Jerusalem Post

    ... came down from the mountains, and in 1992, they elected the first parliament in Kurdistan. Rival politicians Jalal Talabani of the Patriotic Union of Kurdistan and Masoud Barzani of the Kurdish Democratic Party are the two most popular leaders. A ...

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  9. Nuri al-Maliki Fast FactsRead the original story

    Jul 3, 2015 | GantDaily.com

    ... coalition 91 seats to 89. November 25, 2010 - Al-Maliki is named to a second term by Iraqi President Jalal Talabani in a televised ceremony. December 12, 2011 - Meets with President Barack Obama at the White House to discuss the shift in U.S.-Iraq ...

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  10. The Price of SycophancyRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 26, 2015 | Commentary Magazine

    ... The oil-rich city of Kirkuk, long called the Kurdish Jerusalem by factional leaders like Barzani and rival Jalal Talabani, is probably the city most in the crosshairs of the Islamic State and yet the Kurdistan Regional Government has yet to supply ...

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  11. IRAQ: The Changing PlanRead the original story

    Jun 25, 2015 | CFR.org

    ... clouded the outlook for the Bush plan. Yes. L. Paul Bremer III, the U.S. civilian administrator in Iraq, and Jalal Talabani, the then-president of the Iraqi Governing Council, signed the plan on November 15. But objections began to surface shortly ...

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  12. Terra incognita: Patience, ambiguity and crisesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 18, 2015 | Jerusalem Post

    ... Qashqavi held a meeting with former president and Secretary-General of the Patriotic Union of Kurdistan (PUK) Jalal Talabani in Sulaymaniyah. At the same time the government is preparing for elections on August 20 and a regional constitution to be ...

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  13. Retired colonel shot in Istanbul had covered identityRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 13, 2011 | Turkish Daily News

    ... to make some confessions regarding the outlawed Kurdistan Workers' Party (PKK), the army, and relations with Jalal Talabani, then leader of the Iraqi Kurdistan Patriotic Union. Kucuk was one of the key suspects in the notorious Ergenekon coup plot ...

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  14. Tariq Aziz, top aide to Saddam Hussein, dies in the hospitalRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 6, 2015 | The China Post

    ... he was sentenced to death, the Vatican asked for mercy for him as a Christian. Iraq's president at the time, Jalal Talabani, then refused to give the death sentence his required signature, citing Aziz's age and religion. Al-Nassiri said that Aziz ...

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  15. Tariq Aziz, top aide to Saddam Hussein, dies in hospitalRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 6, 2015 | WTSP-TV Saint Petersburg

    ... he was sentenced to death, the Vatican asked for mercy for him as a Christian. Iraq's president at the time, Jalal Talabani, then refused to give the death sentence his required signature, citing Aziz's age and religion. But even before the death ...

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  16. Saddam's voice, Tariq Aziz diesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 6, 2015 | NWAonline

    ... he was sentenced to death, the Vatican asked for mercy for him as a Christian. Iraq's president at the time, Jalal Talabani, then refused to give the death sentence his required signature, citing Aziz's age and religion. Elegant and eloquent, Aziz ...

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  17. Former Saddam-Era Minister Tariq Aziz DiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 5, 2015 | Big News Network.com

    ... death in 2010 after being found guilty of "deliberate murder and crimes against humanity" but Iraqi President Jalal Talabani refused to sign Aziz's execution order.

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  18. Tariq Aziz, Iraqi diplomat who spoke for Saddam Hussein, dies at 79Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 5, 2015 | Erie Times News

    ... era. Some speculated that his Christian faith and pleas on his behalf from the Vatican and ex-Iraqi President Jalal Talabani, a Kurd, may have saved him from hanging. After his surrender to U.S. forces, Aziz sank into obscurity, surfacing only to ...

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  19. Tariq Aziz, Saddam Hussein's spokesmanRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 5, 2015 | Philly.com

    ... after an aborted uprising at the end of the 1991 Persian Gulf War. But, in 2010, Iraq's then-president, Jalal Talabani, declined to sign the execution order. "I sympathize with Tariq Aziz because he is an Iraqi Christian," Talabani told a French ...

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  20. Tarik Aziz, Iraqi diplomat who spoke for Saddam Hussein, dies at 79Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 5, 2015 | Los Angeles Times

    ... era. Some speculated that his Christian faith and pleas on his behalf from the Vatican and ex-Iraqi President Jalal Talabani, a Kurd, may have saved him from hanging. Son of Vice President Joe Biden, Beau Biden was the former attorney general for ...

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