Posts Tagged: Mosul
With mass-casualty events from Raqqa to Mosul, some think the U.S. military is scrapping rules designed to protect innocents.
When U.S. rivals committed atrocities in Aleppo, Western talking heads were appalled. But when the U.S. supports them in Mosul? Silence.
The military can't defeat the Islamic State. We must look instead at the sources of ISIS support.
City by city, state by state, the Middle East is being laid to waste — and then we’re bombing the rubble.
There's no better time for Sunni and Shia to sit down together and address not just ISIS but the injustice, intolerance, and inequality that birthed it.
Like layers of an onion, ISIS supporters can be carefully peeled away. But not if Obama goes into Syria and Iraq with a mallet.
Being a woman in Iraq was difficult before the current conflict. The current wave of militarization threatens to make life even worse.