Iraq's Fight Against ISIS May Only Be Prequel to Greater War
Kurds are pushing to retake Mosul, the premier is struggling with rivals in parliament and the militants who occupied Fallujah are clashing with the city's residents. Iran, Russia and the U.S. all prefer a united Iraq and not one state for four peoples that could be torn to pieces.
In a dry and laconic statement, the Kurdish peshmerga command in Iraq reported that two days ago, its forces completed a successful military campaign east of Mosul, in which they liberated 12 villages from...
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