Tag Archives: Iraq

Isis seeks secrets to Iran’s nuclear programme

The Sunday Times – THE militant Islamist group Isis is urging its members to plan for a “coming” war with Iran and wants to get hold of the secrets of the country’s clandestine nuclear programme, according to a manifesto believed to have been written by one of its most senior members.

‘No time to stone them, so we shot them’

The Sunday Times – HANA KARIM’s father found out that his eldest daughter worked as a prostitute only when he saw a photograph of her body flash up on a television screen in Baghdad’s main morgue.

Islamic State sniper hid in bin to take deadly aim

The Sunday Times – THE old woman’s movements seemed innocuous at first. But after four days of scouring the terrain for an Isis sniper who had killed as many as 20 of their comrades, a group of Shi’ite militiamen began to wonder how a woman who lived on her own could produce so much rubbish that […]