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Travel Photos

Monday Photo: Akre, Iraq

A travel photo of Akre, Iraq.Read More
A Kurdish Colonel

An Evening with the Colonel

The Colonel leaned back against the sofa and orchestrated conversation around the large living room. During his thirty years of service in Saddam Hussein’s Iraqi army this man had within my lifetime twice been the enemy of my country. But sat in his house sipping tea served by one of his sons it was difficult not to see anything other than a courteous and respected man happy to have retired to his beloved Kurdistan.Read More