ICR Issue 55 | Institute for War and Peace Reporting


ICR Issue 55

Muhammad Fawzi
21 Feb 05
When money is short, men find it hard to provide the homes, furnishings, and cash families traditionally require before allowing their daughters to marry.
Haydar Barak
21 Feb 05
In the new economy, fast-sell merchants are crowding access to public space.
Ali Naji
21 Feb 05
Teaching staff and students complain of harassment by groups trying to force narrow religious views on campus.
Emad al-Shara
21 Feb 05
Some Shia clerics are now recommending believers to donate their blood instead of shedding it in a ritual to commemorate the Imam Hussein.
Naser Kadhem
21 Feb 05
Anti-Coalition Sunni heartland sees biggest protests, but Shia protestors also call for retribution.