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  2. The "Other Kurds" of Kurdistan by yours truly →

  3. I watched the Rwandan genocide unfold. We’re making the same mistakes in Iraq. →

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  4. In Turkey, a late crackdown on Islamist fighters →

  5. Obama’s Moral and Strategic Failure on ISIS →

    Few conflicts offer the moral and strategic clarity that the Islamic State of Iraq and al-Shams (ISIS) now provides. Polarized camps can and do endlessly argue in support of Israeli or Palestinian viewpoints, resulting in a lot of international chatter but little of substance. Ukraine remains a…

  6. Averting a mountaintop massacre in Sinjar, Iraq →

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  7. Who are the Yazidis →

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  8. stranded kurds are getting some help…

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  9. Editorial: The U.S. needs to support the Kurds against the Islamic State →

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  10. Shingal: Kurdistan’s Leningrad →