September 2, 2014 /
The U.S. military's attention to PTSD is well-documented but Kurdish fighters living with the same disorder haven't received nearly as much care. Arun Rath talks to journalist Jenna Krajeski.
August 19, 2014 /
In Iraq's Kurdistan a small mental health clinic deals with the consequences of multiple traumas over many years.
August 13, 2014 /
The New Republic
When Sunni militants with the Islamic State pushed into northern Iraq, Kurdish peshmerga were tasked with fighting them. But the peshmerga have not always represented a unified Kurdistan.
June 26, 2014 /
Parents anxiously await news of their teenaged sons who were kidnapped from bus by Islamic militants in Syria.
June 26, 2014 /
In the refugee camps of Iraqi Kurdistan, the insurgents are not often what they seem.
June 26, 2014
How some of northern Syria’s children are being reared into a life of praying and jihad by a new kind of puritanical islamist group called the Islamic State of Iraq and Sham.
June 24, 2014 /
Oil-rich and ethnically divided, Kirkuk is one of Iraq's most fought over cities. With ISIS moving along its border, Kirkuk finds itself yet again at the center of conflict.
June 10, 2014 /
Voice of America
Drawing on their very personal and painful past, a group of Iraqi Kurdish photographers is attempting to give something back as their region becomes a home for those less fortunate.
June 6, 2014 /
Roads & Kingdoms
These Kurdish villagers once fought Saddam Hussein. Now they are fighting Exxon Mobil.
May 14, 2014 /
A small but worrying number of Iraqi Kurds have joined militant Islamist fighting in Syria. Is it simply religious fervor dictating their choices?