Selling crude oil will not advance Kurdish independence, but it may inflame tensions between Kurdistan's government, Iraq and Iran.
Jul 28, 2014 | 17:31 GMT
Despite acquiring significant oil fields, the Kurds have no easy way to sell crude against a backdrop of mounting debt and political division.
Jul 21, 2014 | 05:09 GMT
Although Egypt was first to propose a cease-fire, Hamas distrusts Cairo, opening the door for Qatar and Turkey's involvement.
Jul 15, 2014 | 19:47 GMT