Failing to address the root causes of violence in Iraq
KIRKUK, 20 September
2013 (IRIN) - In the northern Iraqi governorate of Kirkuk, a 58km trench is
being dug around Kirkuk City to protect it against violence, as regular bomb
attacks and assassinations threaten the safety of its multi-ethnic residents.
But experts say this, like other recent security measures, will ultimately do
little because it fails to address the root causes of the violence. Read