in Kirkuk and in New York 5 May 2015, the Guardian   rom his muddy outpost on the front line in North Iraq, Grim can see the black flag of the Islamic State snapping in the wind just 500 metres away. The 52-year-old Boston native – who several months ago found his way to a peshmerga base […]

by | 5th May 2015

in Kirkuk and in New York 5 May 2015, the Guardian   rom his muddy outpost on the front line […]

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Fazel Hawramy in Mula Abdula Al-Monitor , 25 Feb 2015 “How are the skies?” a gruff voice asks in Iraqi Arabic dialect. “The skies are […]

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Fazel Hawramy for Al-Monitor , January 29, 2015 For Ibtisam, a 15-year-old Yazidi girl, the six months after the Islamic State […]

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