From Iran’s PressTV. Any opinions expressed are those of the authors, and do not necessarily reflect the views of Iraq Business News.
The Kurdistan Region's Higher Education Ministry has linked over one hundred and fifty fake certificates to university students since October.
Local media now claim that an adviser to Kurdistan's prime minister paid over one hundred thousand dollars for a fake high school diploma.
Bapir Bakir heads a government department that investigates forged certificates. He says Kurdistan's government is getting tough on the issue.