by Hayes Brown Posted on August 15, 2014
It's been a rough week and an even rougher few months for Iraqis. But this week, some rare good news.
by Hayes Brown Posted on August 13, 2014 Updated: August 14, 2014
It's basically lost all meaning by now.
by Hayes Brown Posted on August 13, 2014
As the world rushes to support civilians in Iraq, Libya's parliament voted to request similar help.
Want daily updates on important issues? Subscribe to
by Hayes Brown Posted on August 12, 2014 Updated: August 13, 2014
The mission is limited. The goals are defined. But the chances of the mission wrapping up tidily in the near term are low.
by Esther Yu-Hsi Lee Posted on August 9, 2014
Just this week alone, Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant's (ISIL) encroachment in several Iraqi towns has caused the internal displacement of at least 195,000 individuals.
by Jack Jenkins Posted on August 9, 2014 Updated: August 9, 2014
While the situation is dire for many of Iraq's religious groups, one group is at the center of ISIS's wrath for an unusual reason: ISIS thinks they worship the devil.
by Hayes Brown Posted on August 8, 2014 Updated: August 8, 2014
The U.S. is launching a humanitarian intervention in Iraq, leaving other beseiged communities wondering 'why not us?' Here are a few reasons.
by Hayes Brown Posted on August 8, 2014
President Obama announced late Thursday that the U.S. has launched airstrikes against ISIS in Iraq.
by Hayes Brown Posted on August 7, 2014 Updated: August 7, 2014
Imagine a 65-foot tall wave of water approaching a city the size of Philadelphia.
by Hayes Brown Posted on August 6, 2014 Updated: August 7, 2014
"We are being slaughtered, our entire religion is being wiped off the face of the earth. I am begging you, in the name of humanity."