Past efforts to resolve ethno-territorial conflicts in Br'ko, Mostar, Northern Ireland, and Jerusalem provide insights that could facilitate a negotiated settlement regarding the disputed Iraqi city of Kirkuk. The case studies show that Arabs, Kurds, and Turkomen must emphasize governance over symbols of sovereignty, develop adaptable power-sharing mechanisms, marginalize spoilers, empower local leaders, and create multi-ethnic security forces.
RAND Corporation, The
Lessons Learned from Settlements of Earlier Ethno-Territorial Conflicts
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