Iraq Mission

The tangled web of Canada’s support for Iraq’s Kurds

The Conservative government had demonized most of the groups that were also battling Daesh. It picked the Kurds in northern Iraq as the lesser of multiple evils.

A Kurdish peshmerga soldier participates in training near Irbil, Iraq, Oct. 29, 2015. U.S. Army photograph by Spc. Tristan Bolden

PUBLISHED : Wednesday, May 18, 2016 12:00 AM

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