What's behind outbreak of violence in Kirkuk? | Inside Story

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Simmering tension erupts into violence in Kirkuk in Iraq. It follows reports that Kurds were to be given back a building that had become the Iraqi security forces' provincial headquarters. Intended by the Iraqi government in Baghdad as a gesture of goodwill to Kurds, it led instead to a furious reaction from Arabs and Turkmen. So how can the unrest be resolved? Presenter: Folly Bah Thibault Guests: Ahmed Rushdi, President, House of Iraqi Expertise Foundation & Iraqi Parliament's Secretary General foreign policy adviser. Julian Bechocha, journalist for Rudaw media network, Kurdistan, Iraq. Zeidon Alkinani. non-resident fellow, Arab Center Washington DC. Subscribe to our channel http://bit.ly/AJSubscribe Follow us on Twitter https://twitter.com/AJEnglish Find us on Facebook https://www.facebook.com/aljazeera Check our website: https://www.aljazeera.com/ Check out our Instagram page: https://www.instagram.com/aljazeeraenglish/ Download AJE Mobile App: https://aje.io/AJEMobile #Iraq #Kirkuk #KirkukClashes #Kurdistan #Kurds #InsideStory
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