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BizDaily: Baghdad Budget Dispute 06 Apr 15

April 6th, 2015

Episode 208 of 836 episodes

Ed Butler visits Erbil in Iraqi Kurdistan where the biggest threat of may not come from Islamic State or the low oil price, but from the central government. Over the last year a budget dispute with Baghdad has caused state revenues to dry up with many workers and the army owed months of pay. Some are calling this a threat to Kurdistan's survival.

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