The following is a letter written by John Needham, a U.S. Soldier deployed to Iraq, during Iraq war. That’s one of the many indicators of what really have caused the ongoing chaos in that region.
Iraqi Kurds Confine Thousands of Arabs in ‘security Zones’
26 Feb 2015 – MIDDLE EAST EYE- Iraqi Kurdish forces have confined thousands of Arabs in “security zones” in areas of northern Iraq that they have captured since August 2014 from the group Islamic State (IS), Human Rights Watch (HRW) said on Thursday. Kurdish forces for months barred Arabs displaced by fighting from returning to their homes in portions of Ninewa and Erbil provinces, while permitting Kurds to return to those areas and even to move into homes of Arabs who fled, according to a new report by HRW.