Violence and killing will not bring back the boys of the next generation.
Events in Iraq are headline news everywhere, and once again, there is no mention of the issue that underlies much of the violence: control of Iraqi oil.
“Labeiki ya Zaynab,” chanted Iraqi Shia fighters as they swayed, dancing with their rifles before TV news cameras in Baghdad on June 13. They were apparently getting ready…
As Iraq was unraveling last week, the possible outlines of the first jihadist state in modern history came into view.