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  1. "No Survivors" - The Twentieth Anniversary of Eagle FlightRead the original story

    Tuesday Apr 8 | Blackfive

    ... personnel and linguists. The two Blackhawks were designated Eagle-1 and Eagle-2. Their first destination was Irbil, Iraq, but they would have to make a stop in Zakhu, Iraq (where the military part of Provide Comfort operated). There were plans to ...

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  2. "No Survivors" - The Twentieth Anniversary of Eagle FlightRead the original story

    Tuesday Apr 8 | Blackfive

    ... personnel and linguists. The two Blackhawks were designated Eagle-1 and Eagle-2. Their first destination was Irbil, Iraq, but they would have to make a stop in Zakhu, Iraq (where the military part of Provide Comfort operated). There were plans to ...

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  3. Iraq's Kurds dig trench to block militantsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 15 | The Daily Star

    The 3-meter-wide trench is to stretch along 17 kilometers of the Iraq-Syria border. (AFP PHOTO/SAFIN HAMED) IRBIL, Iraq: The autonomous Kurdish region of Iraq is digging a trench along its border with Syria to prevent the infiltration of militants ...

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  4. Iraq minister sees deal soon with Kurds on oil exportsRead the original story

    Wednesday Apr 9 | The Daily Star

    ANKARA: Iraqi Oil Minister Abdul Kareem Luaibi said he expected a deal to be reached within days to resolve an oil export dispute between the central government in Baghdad and Iraqi Kurdistan.

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  5. Kurds say oil exports on hold due to pipeline repairsRead the original story

    Tuesday Apr 1 | The Daily Star

    IRBIL, Iraq: Plans to resume oil exports from Iraqi Kurdistan are on hold due to ongoing repair work on a pipeline running from the Kirkuk oil fields to Turkey, the regional government said in a statement.

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  6. Turkey leads investment in N. Iraq region: OfficialRead the original story

    Tuesday Mar 25 | TurkishPress.com

    Turkey is the top country in terms of foreign investment in the northern Iraq region, an Iraqi official said Tuesday.

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  7. Iraq's KRG uses Iraqi pipeline as 'goodwill gesture'Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 21, 2014 | TurkishPress.com

    The Kurdish Regional Government in northern Iraq announced it will export 100,000 barrels of oil per day through the existing Turkey-Iraq pipeline from April 1 as a "gesture of goodwill" while negotiations with Baghdad continue, a statement from the region's prime minister said on Thursday.

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  8. Financial squeeze tests limits of Kurdistan self-ruleRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 17, 2014 | The Daily Star

    ... oilfield on the outskirts of the city of Arbil, in Iraq's Kurdistan region December 4, 2013. (REUTERS/Stringer) IRBIL, Iraq: Rizgar pulled one of his wife's bracelets from his pocket and laid it on a gold merchant's counter in Iraq's Kurdistan ...

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  9. Turkey's energy minister: no agreement on northern Iraqi oilRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 14, 2014 | Trend

    There will be no agreement on northern Iraqi oil following the Turkish PM's meeting with the Kurdish Regional Government PM, said Turkey's Energy Minister Taner Yildiz in Ankara on Friday, as disputes still linger between Baghdad and Irbil over the mechanism of Kurdish oil exports to Turkey Anadolu Agency reported.

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  10. Iran won't lower gas prices for TurkeyRead the original story

    Mar 7, 2014 | The Daily Star

    ANKARA: Iran would not drop price of gas exports to Turkey but could sell more natural gas to its energy-hungry neighbor if a new agreement was signed between the two countries, the Iranian Oil Ministry's website SHANA quoted a senior energy official as saying Friday.

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  11. Iraq bolsters Kurdish budget to settle financial disputeRead the original story

    Mar 4, 2014 | TurkishPress.com

    The Iraqi government approved Tuesday the transfer of US$200 million to the autonomous Kurdish Regional Government budget in a bid to resolve conflict between the two parties over oil exports and budget distribution.

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  12. Turkish FM meets Iraqi Kurdish leaderRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 4, 2014 | Trend

    Iraqi Kurdish Regional Government leader Massoud Barzani hosted Turkey's Foreign Minister Ahmet Davutoglu on Tuesday, Anadolu Agency reported.

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  13. Iraqi Kurdish region springboard for Turkish businessesRead the original story

    Feb 26, 2014 | TurkishPress.com

    Iraqi Kurdish region is used as a springboard for Turkish businesses to venture into other areas of Iraq, Turkish ambassador in Baghdad Faruk Kaymakci said on Wednesday.

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  14. UN's Ban: Syria Conflict 'Shameful' International FailureRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 28, 2014 | Weekday Magazine

    Syrian refugees rest at a new refugee camp on the outskirts of the city of Irbil, in Iraq's Kurdistan region.

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  15. Iraqi speaker, Kurdish region leader to discuss oilRead the original story

    Feb 27, 2014 | TurkishPress.com

    Iraq's Parliament Speaker visited Irbil on Thursday to hold talks with the Kurdish Regional Government's leader in an attempt to solve tension between the sides over oil exports and budget distribution, according to diplomatic sources.

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  16. Northern Iraqi oil not exported yet, says Turkish energy minRead the original story

    Feb 17, 2014 | TurkishPress.com

    Speaking at his meeting with Petroleum Platform Association at Energy and Natural Resources Ministry, Energy Minister, Taner Yildiz responded to allegations made by some northern Iraqi and Turkish media that around $90 billion of oil has already been exported without seeking Baghdad's approval.

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  17. Northern Iraqi oil not exported yet, says Turkish energy minRead the original story

    Feb 17, 2014 | TurkishPress.com

    Speaking at his meeting with Petroleum Platform Association at Energy and Natural Resources Ministry, Energy Minister, Taner Yildiz responded to allegations made by some northern Iraqi and Turkish media that around $90 billion of oil has already been exported without seeking Baghdad's approval.

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  18. Northern Iraqi oil not exported yet, says Turkish energy minRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 17, 2014 | TurkishPress.com

    Speaking at his meeting with Petroleum Platform Association at Energy and Natural Resources Ministry, Energy Minister, Taner Yildiz responded to allegations made by some northern Iraqi and Turkish media that around $90 billion of oil has already been exported without seeking Baghdad's approval.

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  19. Northern Iraqi Oil Not Exported Yet,aRead the original story

    Feb 18, 2014 | Energy Tribune

    Speaking at his meeting with Petroleum Platform Association at Energy and Natural Resources Ministry, Energy Minister, Taner Yildiz responded to allegations made by some northern Iraqi and Turkish media that around $90 billion of oil has already been exported without seeking Baghdad's approval.

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  20. Kurds step up oil negotiations with BaghdadRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 17, 2014 | The Daily Star

    IRBIL, Iraq: Iraqi Kurdistan's prime minister and top energy official traveled to Baghdad Monday to intensify efforts to settle a long-running dispute with the central government over the region's oil exports via a new pipeline to Turkey.

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