Monthly Archives: January 2018

British Lords recount experiences in Kurdistan and urge British action

The British government this week came under pressure from several parliamentarians in the House of Lords who have visited Kurdistan and Iraq to detail its strategy for protecting religious and ethnic minorities there. The debate was opened by the Bishop … Continue reading

The growing case for Kurdish statehood

Baghdad has closed Kurdistan’s airports to international flights, a ban that has just been extended despite its impact on commerce and medical treatment for all Kurds, writes Jack Lopresti MP Letters. Guardian. 16 January 2018 Your report (UK ‘inadvertently helped … Continue reading