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Kurdish VP Says Thousands Of Troops Deployed To Face "Iraqi Threat"

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News video: Kurdish VP Says Thousands Of Troops Deployed To Face According to the vice president of the autonomous Kurdistan region on Friday, thousands of additional Kurdish troops have been sent to the oil region of Kirkuk in order to face "threats" from Iraq's central government. Vice President Kosrat Rasul said that an additional six-thousand troops have been sent to join the tens of thousands of Kurdish soldiers already stationed there.

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