Namo Abdulla

Namo Abdulla

War & Conflict

Saving Kobane

A Syrian town caught between what's right and what's political.

Saving Kobane

Politics

The view from Kurdistan: Divide Iraq in order to save it

The capture of Mosul represents the failure of efforts to force three distinct communities to form a single state.

The view from Kurdistan: Divide Iraq in order to save it

Politics

Iraqi Kurdistan: Old structures, new realities

How Talabani's continued absence from the political scene and the PUK's decline may rock the peace in Iraqi Kurdistan.

Iraqi Kurdistan: Old structures, new realities

Politics

The rise of Syria's Kurds

Kurds declare autonomous zone in northern Syria despite some objections from brethren in Iraq.

The rise of Syria's Kurds