Iraq: Residents of Kirkuk adjust to life under rule of Baghdad – Baghdad Video

published: 2018-02-09 16:51:28

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Last September, the Kurdish Regional Government in Iraq went ahead with a controversial independence referendum, despite fierce opposition from Baghdad and the international community. Just three weeks after the ballot, the Iraqi army was deployed to reclaim disputed areas held by Kurdish Peshmerga fighters since 2014, including the oil-rich city of Kirkuk. Our correspondents returned to Kirkuk to find out how its diverse citizens now feel about life under the rule of Baghdad.
A programme prepared by Ellen Gainsford and Elise Duffau.

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