Iraqi Shiites

Could a Millionaire Businessman Save Iraq’s Sunnis?

By Ned Parker ERBIL, Iraq, June 1 – For at least a decade, Iraqi business mogul Khamis Khanjar has bankrolled Sunni politicians and fighters alike. Now, he wants to use his multi-million dollar fortune to create an autonomous region for Iraq’s Sunnis. Khanjar’s emergence from backroom deal-maker to would-be Sunni champion is just one sign

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Former Saddam Aide Seeks to Reshape Iraq’s Sunni Insurgency

By Maher Chmaytelli BAGHDAD, April 11 – A rallying cry to Iraqi Sunnis from former President Saddam Hussein’s top surviving aide aims to bolster the old ruling Baath party’s appeal with Sunni Muslims fearing new reprisals by Shiite militias, experts said. They said the video released on Thursday could also contain a message to Iraq‘s Shiite-led government that

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