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Kurds Bypass Iraq Government, Build Oil Pipeline To Turkey

NPR | Feb. 19, 2014 4:37 a.m.

In the autonomous northern region of Iraq, the Kurds have decided to take the contentious matter of oil into their own hands. They built a pipeline out of the country bypassing the central government and sparking outrage in Baghdad. Steve Inskeep talks to Ben Lando, of the Iraq Oil Report, which covers daily happenings in and around Iraq.


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