Why we should not celebrate Mosul’s “liberation”.

By |2017-07-24T17:46:46+00:00July 12th, 2017|Categories: news|Tags: , , , , , , |

There are no signs that attitudes within Baghdad towards the Sunnis are changing“.

(By Nino Orto) With Iraq’s second largest city free from Islamic State, there are many concerns which will be raised about the city’s future. With Mosul under the full control of the Iraqi government, Baghdad’s first step should be rebuild […]

Goodbye Iraq

By |2017-03-26T18:27:34+00:00February 8th, 2017|Categories: analysis, latest|Tags: , , , , , , , |

After two years since the proclamation of Caliphate in Syraq the international community has failed to curb the institutionalisation of Islamic State nor have they prevented Baghdadi and the organisation from becoming new regional geo-political actor. (05/16/2016_By Nino Orto) Two years have passed since Islamic State conquered Mosul and large chunks of territory in […]

Erdogan: Mosul offensive will commence October 19

By |2017-03-12T22:05:08+00:00September 26th, 2016|Categories: news|Tags: , , , , , , , , |

The agreement which is signed between the Peshmerga and Arabs for the offensive is very important” Erdogan said in a recent meeting in US

(By Osservatorio Mashrek) Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan revealed on Sunday that the battle to push the Islamic State out of their stronghold of Mosul will commence on October 19It is […]

The Iraqi Civil War: What will happen after the battle of Mosul?

By |2017-03-12T22:05:09+00:00August 11th, 2016|Categories: latest, news|Tags: , , , , , , , , |

The problem is not in liberation of Mosul, it is what happens after ISIS. This is a very important point. There should be an agreement between all parties before the battle starts, under the supervision of US, coalition and the UN in order to prevent tension and problems

(by Osservatorio Mashrek) The battle for Mosul […]