Middle East Economic Survey

VOL. XLIX

No 51

18-Dec-2006

IRAQ

KRG President Barzani Slams ISG Report On Iraq As Deeply Flawed

The President of the Kurdish region of northern Iraq, Mas'ud Barzani, on 7 December criticized the report of the US bipartisan Iraq Study Group (ISG) as deeply flawed (MEES, 11 December, Page 3). In a point-by-point rebuttal of the 6 December reports findings, Mr Barzani rejected any constitutional review outside the terms of the Iraqi constitution and challenged the notion...