Thanks to the Iraqi government’s violent response, “what began as small rallies by unemployed graduates and unhappy street vendors has mushroomed [and]...brought thousands onto the streets.”
#ISF soldiers, conducted a M16 live fire range at the Taji Military Complex, Iraq. Iraqi Army instructors from SINCO II have increasingly taken the lead with training in recent months as the school moves forward with full operating capabilities. #TrainAdvise #DefeatDaesh
#CNF Homage to Ana Real: the Nicaraguan Journalist who Earned two Emmy’s. Nicaraguan Ana Real paid for three dinners in Manhattan in order to obtain the interview that television anchor Dan Rather held with then Iraqi dictator Saddam Hussein. Alt...
Omg an Iraqi protester is shot on camera while being interviewed by a journalist. It’s day 6, death toll around 90 but human rights groups and hospitals say it’s much higher.
Girls as young as 12 are being pimped by Iraqi Muslim Shia clerics through “pleasure marriages” A @BBCArabic investigation found vulnerable women exploited by the controversial practice which allows a man to pay for a temporary wife
For Iraqi women like this model and Instagrammer, daring to be visible in a conservative country can be a death sentence.
A Swedish-Iraqi student was rescued from an ISIS held town sometime in 2014 by mercenaries in four SUV’s hired by his thesis advisor and we’re only just hearing about it. 😬
I ask all men and women of goodwill to join me in praying for Iraqi Christians and all vulnerable populations.