Middle East
  • The deal could mark a lasting boost to Iraqi-Kurdish relations, which hit an all-time low under al-Maliki. Middle East,Baghdad,Erbil,Iraq,Iraqi Kurdish Regional Government,Iraqi Kurdistan,ISIS,Nuri al-Maliki,Politics of Iraq,Lara Vergnaud
    Published Date : Nov 19, 2014, 12:44 PM EST
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    Hamas and Fatah joined forces out of necessity this spring: the latter was searching for relevance amid waning popularity; the former was facing financial ruin, as relations with its longtime backers in Tehran, Damascus and Cairo cooled.Middle East,Fatah,Gaza Strip,Hamas,Mahmoud Abbas,Palestinian National Authority,West Bank,Yasser Arafat,Lara Vergnaud

    Published Date : Nov 11, 2014, 12:54 PM EST