IRAQ: Needed – An international strategy in Iraq

by David Cortwright, God's Politics BlogThe crisis in Iraq poses two challenges — a humanitarian effort to rescue persecuted minorities, and a security mission to suppress the extremist threat posed by the forces of the Islamic State in Iraq and Syria (ISIS).The U.S. is right to play a leading role in aiding the Yazidis, Christians, … Continue reading IRAQ: Needed – An international strategy in Iraq

STATEMENT: PC International member organizations on the crisis in northern Iraq

from Pax Christi InternationalOn Thursday 14 August, Pax Christi Member Organisations in Austria, Belgium, Canada, France, Germany, India, Italy, New Zealand, the United Kingdom, and the United States have sent letters to their Ministers of Foreign Affairs calling for an immediate action to safeguard the right of life of all vulnerable populations in Northern Iraq.Pax … Continue reading STATEMENT: PC International member organizations on the crisis in northern Iraq