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Oil refinery in Kirkuk (photo: AP)

Iraq on the Eve of American Withdrawal

Discord in Kirkuk

What began in 2003 as "Operation Iraqi Freedom" seems to be ending in Kirkuk in an operation to restore security. Eight years after American troops invaded, the city has become the centre of a divisive internal struggle for control. A report by Rigien BagekanyMore

Rana Husseini (Photo: Rigien Bagekany)

Interview with Rana Husseini

''Arabs Were Never Passive – They Were Oppressed!''

Rana Husseini is a Jordanian journalist and human rights activist who has been instrumental in bringing about fundamental changes in which Jordanian society deals with the issue of honour crimes. In this interview with Rigien Bagekany she talks about her work and the implications of the Arab SpringMore