Iraq's strange bedfellows

Budiansky, S.; Pasternak, D.
May 1991
U.S. News & World Report;5/6/91, Vol. 110 Issue 17, p46
Suggests that Saddam Hussein, by promising autonomy to the Kurds, can solidify his rule and hasten the withdrawal of US troops setting up relief camps for Kurdish refugees in northern Iraq. Previous promises; Kurdish leader Jalal Talabani; Details of the autonomy agreement to be worked out; Strict nonintervention; Testing western resolve.


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