Two more Yazidi mass graves found near Sinjar

Nov 28, 2016

Two more Yazidi mass graves found near Sinjar

Two graves containing the bodies of Iraqi Yazidis believed to have been killed by the Islamic State group have been discovered in northern Iraq, a local official said. “Two mass graves were found in Um al-Shababik village,” Sinjar Mayor Mahma Khalil told AFP. He ...

Friend or foe? Sometimes hard to tell in war for Mosul

Nov 22, 2016

Friend or foe? Sometimes hard to tell in war for Mosul

He claimed to be a native of Mosul and said he had just escaped his embattled neighborhood. When his cell phone chirped cheerfully, he said it was his mother calling and picked up. But the clean-shaven man seemed to have a Syrian accent, not ...