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VPR Interview: Kurdistan’s Position In A Fragile Iraq

Interview: Kurdistan’s Position In A Fragile Iraq

Peter Galbraith of Townshend has spent much of the last 30 years working closely with Kurds in northern Iraq as that region has tried to create a path to independence from the rest of the country. A former diplomat, Galbraith is in Kurdistan working as an advisor to Kurdish leaders.

Galbraith is the author of the 2006 book, The End of Iraq: How American Incompetence Created A War Without End. He spoke with Vermont Edition about his perspective on the Islamic State in Iraq and Syria, or ISIS, the Maliki government and whether Iraq will remain a unified country.

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VPR: Vermont Edition – Peter Galbraith provides an update from Iraq

Vermont State Senator Peter Galbraith provides an update from Iraq on the latest developments in that country.

This interview will be broadcast on VPR  (Vermont Public Radio) – Vermont Edition at noon and at 7:00 p.m. on Thursday June 26, 2014. You can go to Vermont Edition at to listen to this interview. This segment is after “Rental Discrimination by the Numbers”.


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