In this Saturday, Feb. 16, 2013 photo, men in traditional Kurdish dress discuss business in the outdoor market in downtown Irbil, the capital of Iraq's autonomous Kurdish region. In the

 

              In this Saturday, Feb. 16, 2013 photo, men in traditional Kurdish dress discuss business in the outdoor market in downtown Irbil, the capital of Iraq
In this Saturday, Feb. 16, 2013 photo, men in traditional Kurdish dress discuss business in the outdoor market in downtown Irbil, the capital of Iraq's autonomous Kurdish region. In the decade since U.S.-led forces toppled Iraqi dictator Saddam Hussein, Kurds have trained their sights toward Turkey and the West, at the expense of ties with the still largely dysfunctional rest of the country. (AP Photo/Karin Laub)