Baghdad, Erbil and oil: a look back at the Supreme Court's decision to declare the 2007 Kurdish oil and gas law unconstitutional

The Iraqi Supreme Court‘s decision to overturn the Kurdish oil and gas law on February 16, 2022, was no coincidence. Beyond a long-standing dispute that has never really been settled, one can read between the lines that this decision is the result of a struggle for influence and power in the midst of the current Iraqi political stalemate and more recently, the blocking of the presidential election.

4th March 2022