Insurgency In-iraq

Showing 1 of 2 from 2 results
Insurgency In-iraq - Total results - 2
Iraqi forces launch airborne assault in Tikrit to counter rebels
World

Iraqi forces launch airborne assault in Tikrit to counter rebels

Iraqi forces launched an airborne assault on rebel-held Tikrit on Thursday with commandos flown into a stadium in helicopters, at least one of which crashed after taking fire from insurgents.

Rebellion not insurgency: Decoding Iraq's ongoing crisis
World

Rebellion not insurgency: Decoding Iraq's ongoing crisis

The surprise is not that Iraq is falling apart; it is rather that it has lasted this long. The ISIS “conquest” of Mosul is not that at all—it is rather a full-scale revolt of the Sunni population against the Shi’a government.