The European Kurds rallying to fight IS
With Kurds in Iraq and Syria under attack from the Islamic State, many young Kurds in Europe have been joining...
Turkey bombs Kurdish forces as violence threatens to spill over
The law of unintended effects is in evidence as the rise of Islamic State threatens a potential resolution of...
Fear and loathing in Kirkuk
Summary killings are taking place amid growing sectarian tension in the contested, oil-rich city.
Published in: North Africa, West AsiaBetween IS and the KRG, little hope for Ninawa’s Arab IDPs
Those internally displaced by the ISIS takeover in Iraq may seek refuge in KRG territory, but there future is...
Published in: HomeTime for Prime Minister Erdogan to think about his legacy
As Prime Minister Recep Erdogan's Justice and Development Party celebrates one decade of power, Turkey looks back...
National conflict reflected in diasporas: the quest for recognition among Kurdish youth in Sweden
Recognition is the first step towards reconciliation for Kurdish youth living in Sweden
Erdogan’s Turkey: strategic partner or liability for regional peace?
Turkey had been everyone’s friend as long as its foreign policy was driven by business and economic interest. Over...
Guinea elections 'postponed' after violence, fraud and delays
Presidential run-off elections in Guinea are postponed after a weekend of violence and ongoing delays in...
Congress blocks Afghan aid as Petraeus steps up
Congress blocks Afghan aid as Petraeus steps up. Recent elections in Burundi are slammed by opposition politicians...
Bomb blast kills five in Istanbul
Four killed by bomb in Istanbul, Israel plans to demolish 22 homes in East Jerusalem, UK death toll in Afghanistan...