World May 29, 2019

Yazidis sue Germany for failing to repatriate IS fighters for trial

A Yazidi women's association said Wednesday it has sued two German ministers for failing to repatriate German citizens who had fought for the Islamic State group in Syria to stand trial at home. The autonomous administration in north and east Syria has offered to hand ...

Iraq caught in the middle of U.S.-Iran face-off

World May 21, 2019

Iraq caught in the middle of U.S.-Iran face-off

by Ali Choukeir

Scarred by two decades of conflict, Iraq finds itself caught in the middle of a U.S.-Iran tug-of-war, fearing it could pay the price of any confrontation between its two main allies. Analysts say third parties may seek to exploit the latest spike in tensions between ...