Kurds

  •  Kurdish-led militiamen ride atop military vehicles as they celebrate victory over Islamic State

    Syrian regime seeks 'intensified' talks with Kurdish forces

    By REUTERS

  • Is Iran’s influence in Iraq growing, or has it reached a plateau?

    By SETH J. FRANTZMAN

  • Fighters from the Democratic Forces of Syria carry their weapons as they cheer near the Syrian town

    Kurds fear Turkish-backed Syrian rebel extremists will attack as U.S. withdraws

    By SETH J. FRANTZMAN

  • A KURDISH peshmerga soldier stands at a lookout near Bashiqa in northern Iraq

    Iraq’s Kurdish region alarmed by U.S. withdrawal

    By SETH J. FRANTZMAN

  • Iraqis celebrate one year since victory over ISIS

    By SETH J. FRANTZMAN

  • Iraqi Kurdish security chief Masrour Barzani, casts his vote, during parliamentary elections in the

    Masrour Barzani set to be next prime minister of Kurdish region in Iraq

    By SETH J. FRANTZMAN

  • People speak with Turkish soldiers in the center of Afrin

    '25 killed' as Turkey battles Syrian fighters accused of 'plundering'

    By SETH J. FRANTZMAN

  • Washington’s crises in eastern Syria as Turkey shells Kurds

    By SETH J. FRANTZMAN

  • Barham Salih, Iraq

    Iraq has a new government. Now what?

    By SETH J. FRANTZMAN

  • Main Iraqi Kurdish party says it may reject regional election result

    By REUTERS