Record temperatures and pending deals inflame Iraq's power woes

World Aug 4, 2020

Record temperatures and pending deals inflame Iraq's power woes

In Iraq’s oil-rich south, the scorching summer months pose painful new choices in the age of the coronavirus: stay at home in the sweltering heat with electricity cut off for hours, or go out and risk the virus. This is Zain al-Abidin’s predicament. A resident ...