Mariwan Hama-Saeed | Institute for War and Peace Reporting
Stories by the author
20 Jun 11
Death of journalist and subsequent crackdown on press freedom have raised serious questions about claim that region is democratic model for rest of country.
19 Apr 11
22 Dec 10
Iraqi Kurdistan enjoys a vibrant media scene, but it remains beset with a multitude of problems.
Charles McDermid, Mariwan Hama-Saeed
19 Nov 10
Kurdish women activists campaigned for extradition to London of two men involved in the killing of their cousin.
29 Jan 10
14 May 08
But Kurds in no mood to give up on demand for referendum on province’s fate.
29 Aug 06
Saddam and his henchmen go on trial for their role in notorious military operation nearly 20 years ago.
5 May 06
Stalled economic development has stirred unrest in this once-flourishing agricultural town.
4 May 06
In a cash-based society, convincing Kurds to trust their savings to banks is still an uphill battle.
17 Nov 05
The hometown of Jalal Talabani was the scene of rapturous celebrations after he was named as Iraqi president.