Iraq: Iraqi and Kurdish forces clash at Kirkuk's Altun Kupri border

Iraqi and Kurdish forces exchanged fire at their border in the town of Altun Kupri in Kirkuk, Saturday, after a week of fighting which has seen Kurdish Peshmerga pushed from disputed territories in northern Iraq. The oil-rich region of Kirkuk is claimed by both Iraqi Kurds and Baghdad. The past week has seen Iraqi forces take over much disputed territory previously controlled by the Peshmerga.

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