It was inevitable for Kurdish leader Masoud Barzani to try out his citizens’ luck, the Iraqi Kurds, in fulfilling a long time dream of theirs – separation and running an independent state.
Independence a mistake
The Iraqi state is for all Iraqis. It’s not for the majority or the most powerfully armed. Its authority is constitutionally mandated and not a religious, militia or armed tribes reference, nor is it mandated from external forces