“….Nicht der Westen hat das Land ins Chaos gestürzt. Die Probleme vieler nahöstlicher Gesellschaften sind vor allem hausgemacht. Denn zu oft regiert eine Klientelpolitik, die keinen Pluralismus zulässt…” (“Welt“)
This week, Mosul’s streets were filled with celebrating locals. And the Internet was alive with videos of Mosul people jeering the Iraqi army as it left and congratulating the extremists who took their place. That is even though most of them know about the beheadings and amputations and other cruelties that come with the hardline Islamic State of Iraq and Syria. So why was everyone so happy? Antworten hier.