Sectarianism in Iraq stoked by Syrian war

by The Washington Post on 17-05-2013

A recent tide of sectarian tensions that erupted into the worst violence seen in Iraq in five years is testing the government of Prime Minister Nouri …

Hundreds of Iraqis attended the Friday funeral in a southern city of two Shiite fighters killed in Syria. Several such funerals have been held in …


Baghdad market attacks, shootings in north kill 17

by Reuters and Agencies on 16-05-2013

At least 17 people were killed by bombs in markets in Baghdad and attacks in northern Iraq on Thursday, police said, adding to a surge of …

The black flag of jihad flies over much of northern Syria. In the center of the country, pro-government militias and Hezbollah fighters battle …

Washington DC appears to have reached peak hysteria this week. The confluence of not one, not two, but three potential scandals involving the …

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