Middle East

Obama mulls Iraq action against ISIS

A Kurdish peshmerga fighter carries his weapon on his base, near where two flags of ISIS are seen on a building, right, and water tower, left, at the front line with the al-Qaiea-inspired militants in Tuz Khormato, 100 kilometers south of the oil rich province of Kirkuk, northern Iraq, Wednesday, June 25, 2014.(AP Photo/Hussein Malla)

A version of this article appeared in the print edition of The Daily Star on June 26, 2014, on page 9.




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