Kurds


Netanyahu Denies Involvement in Kurdish Referendum

Israeli Prime Minister Binyamin Netanyahu brushed aside Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdoğan’s accusation of Mossad meddling in the Kurdish independence movement on Sunday, saying that Israel is sympathetic but not…

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Netanyahu Muzzles Israeli Officials on Kurdish Referendum

Prime Minister Binyamin Netanyahu barred Israeli government comment on Monday’s Kurdish independence referendum in Iraq, two officials said, after his Sept. 13 endorsement of Kurdish statehood irritated Turkey. The plebiscite…

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Israeli Flag-Waving at Kurdish Rallies Angers Iraqis, Turks

Kurdish reaction to Israel’s endorsement of their struggle for independence has been flag-wavingly exuberant, but others in the Mideast are less enthusiastic. Israeli flags have been displayed alongside Kurdish flags…

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Netanyahu Endorses Kurdish Independence

Prime Minister Binyamin Netanyahu said on Wednesday said that Israel supports Kurdish independence ahead of a key referendum later this month. In an announcement early Wednesday, Mr. Netanyahu’s office said…

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Kurds Enlisting Israel in Independence Drive

Israeli Prime Minister Binyamin Netanyahu’s expression of support for Kurdish independence in recent days came as part of an effort by the Kurds to enlist both Israel and the United…

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