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Kurds Agree to Leave Kirkuk

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Kurds Agree to Leave Kirkuk

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Kurds Agree to Leave Kirkuk

Kurds Agree to Leave Kirkuk

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Kurdish commanders say their fighters will withdraw from Kirkuk after working with U.S. forces to gain control of the oil center in northern Iraq. Turkey is uncomfortable with a continued Kurdish presence in Kirkuk. NPR's Ivan Watson reports.

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