the bodies of sixteen victims repatriated to Iraqi Kurdistan

A man welcomes the coffin of one of the sixteen victims who died on November 24, during a shipwreck in the English Channel, at Erbil airport, in Iraq, on Sunday December 26. AZAD LASHKARI / REUTERS The bodies of sixteen victims who died on November 24, during a shipwreck in the English Channel, were repatriated … Read more

Iraqi IS sentenced to life for “genocide” of Yazidis

Iraqi Taha Al-Jumailly, whose face is hidden by a filing cabinet, at the Franckfort-sur-le-Main court on November 30. FRANK RUMPENHORST / AFP It’s a first. An Iraqi from the Islamic State (IS) organization was tried on Tuesday, November 30, by a German court, “Guilty of genocide, crimes against humanity resulting in death, war crimes and … Read more