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Kurds in Iran Cheer Iraqi Neighbors' Efforts for Greater Voice

Iran’s six million Kurds are avidly following events across the border in Iraq, hoping that the Kurds there will blaze a trail to greater freedoms that can be duplicated in Iran. But lately, the Iranian Kurds are discouraged. Their hope was that in Iraq, Kurds would build on the autonomy they had established for all practical purposes since 1991, when routine British and American flights over Iraq kept Saddam Hussein from ruling, and mistreating, the Kurdish region. Full Story

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