Middle East

Iraqi Kurds, battling Islamist threat, press Washington for arms

Kurdish Peshmerga forces take security measures against the armed Islamic State-led militants' attacks to regain the control of Celavle town of Diyala from peshmerga forces in Iraq on July 31, 2014. (Feriq Fereç - Anadolu Agency)

A version of this article appeared in the print edition of The Daily Star on August 02, 2014, on page 12.




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