Nadhim Zahawi

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There is a traditional saying: “The Kurds have no friends but the mountains.” As events unfold across the Levant, I fear this is becoming true.

This summer I returned to Iraq, the country of my birth, to visit the front line in the war against Isil. While I was there I heard harrowing stories from the victims of the conflict. I met an 82-year-old Yazidi man who had walked three days in the desert heat to get his grandson to safety; a man whose pregnant wife forced him to leave her behind to save their two children; I heard stories of husbands butchered and women sold into sexual slavery.…  Seguir leyendo »