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President-Elect Donald Trump Brings Renewed Hope to Kurds

As the reality of President-Elect Donald J. Trump’s dramatic victory began to sink in around the world, at least one region’s leaders popped open the champagne – if only metaphorically speaking, as they are Muslim.

The Kurdish People — America’s steadfast allies in Iraq — also feel taken for granted by President Obama’s foreign policy, and long for a course correction.

During the primaries, candidate Trump declared his solidarity with the Kurdish people on at least three separate occasions, establishing his position early on. Trump allies recently elaborated, expressing openness to the idea of an independent Kurdistan. – READ MORE