Iraqi Kurdistan and Turkey

Turkish relations to the fore as Iraqi Kurdistan government runs out of oil money

In depth
Issue 1174 - 28 Jul 2023 | 5 minute read

Securing workable energy, economic and security relations with Turkey has even greater urgency for Iraq's Kurdistan Regional Government as the KRG says it can no longer afford to pay its employees’ salaries due to the closure since late March of the vital crude oil export pipeline.

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