Referendum on Kurdistan’s Independence Echoes in Education


b_179_129_16777215_00_images_IRQ150315aa001.jpegThe expected resounding “yes” vote in the Kurdish independence referendum on September 25 will throw the fate of non-Kurdish students and the governance of the region’s 30 universities into uncertainty.

“The situation now is unpredictable,” said an arts instructor at a private Kurdish university who asked to remain anonymous out of fear of reprisals from pro-independence groups.   

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