Analysis: Syrian Kurdish exodus to Iraq – Globe and Mail

This week I contributed reporting to a story for Canada’s Globe & Mail, analysing the reasons behind the sudden exodus of Syrian Kurds to Iraq over the last five days.  

Tens of thousands of Syrian refugees have streamed over the Iraqi border since Thursday, fleeing internecine fighting between local Kurdish authorities, the Free Syrian Army and al-Qaeda affiliates as they all vie for control of the strategic corridor in northeastern Syria. (read more)