kurdish kurdish  /ˈkɜr dɪʃ/

Definition(s):

  1. (n) an Iranian language spoken in Turkey and Iran and Iraq and Syria and Russia
  2. (adj) of or relating to Kurdistan or the Kurds or their language and culture

News

  1. Chevron secures Iraqi Kurdish oil deal - Quincy Herald-Whig | Illinois & Missouri News, Sports

    BAGHDAD (AP) - U.S. oil giant Chevron says it has signed a deal with Iraq's Kurdish regional government to expand its oil exploration territory in the northern self-rule region.
    on June 18, 2013     Source: Quincy Herald-Whig

  2. Chevron acquires rights to hunt for oil in third Iraqi Kurdish exploration block

    BAGHDAD — U.S. oil giant Chevron says it has signed a deal with Iraq's Kurdish regional government to expand its oil exploration territory in the northern self-rule region.
    on June 18, 2013     Source: Minneapolis-St. Paul Star Tribune

  3. Chevron secures Iraqi Kurdish oil deal

    BAGHDAD (AP) — U.S. oil giant Chevron says it has signed a deal with Iraq's Kurdish regional government to expand its oil exploration territory in the northern self-rule region.
    on June 18, 2013     Source: Associated Press via Yahoo! News

Quotes

  1. "We were notified and we urged the Turkish government to limit their operations to precise targeting of the PKK - to limit the scope and duration of their operations - and we urged them to work, directly, with Iraqis, including Kurdish government...
    on Feb 22, 2006 By: Scott Stanzel Source: 940 News

  2. Mr Gates, speaking from Singapore where he was attending a conference on Asian security, said: "The Turks have a genuine concern with Kurdish terrorism that takes place on Turkish soil. One can understand their frustration and unhappiness over...
    on Jun 3, 2007 By: Robert Gates Source: The Australian

  3. "You have seen a coalescing of a center in Iraqi politics in which the Sunni leadership, the Kurdish leadership, and elements of the Shiite leadership that are not associated with these special groups have been working together better than at any...
    on Apr 20, 2008 By: Condoleezza Rice Source: Christian Science Monitor

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