A historic agreement between Kurds and Arabs – March 1970

Shirin Kittani describes getting caught up in the excitement in the streets of Baghdad during the historic Iraqi-Kurdish Autonomy Agreement in March 1970, which brought an end to the first Kurdish Iraqi War and laid the foundations for an autonomous Kurdistan region in the north.

Storyteller: Shirin Kittani-Aqrawi

Date of Story: 11 March, 1970
Location of Story: Baghdad, Iraq
Location:  Erbil, Iraqi Kurdistan
Date: 31 October, 2015