Uttryck Magazine / 04.03.2015

The author is a Swedish freelance journalist focusing mainly on the Kurdish-dominated areas of the Middle East. He visited Kobani in August-September 2014, shortly before the Islamic State offensive. [caption id="attachment_860" align="aligncenter" width="700"] A balcony view over Peace Square, with the bus station in the background...

Uttryck Magazine / 28.02.2015

Political philosopher, Hannah Arendt argued World War II showed us the nation-state system challenged human rights as being universal. The Israel-Palestine conflict shows us the sad truth that international law has failed to overcome this challenge and further, has taken “the human” out of human...

Uttryck Magazine / 28.02.2015

Xoncha Nouri arbetar för Kurdistans regionala regering (KRG) i Erbil men skriver här i egenskap av privatperson.  För en månad sedan träffade företrädare från Kurdistans regionala regering (KRG) flertalet svenska ministrar för att bland annat diskutera stöd till KRG i kriget mot terroristorganisationen Daesh. KRG har,...

Lectures / 15.10.2014

Christian Sundberg was working in Sierra Leone when the worst EBOLA epidemic in human history began. His primary mission was to work as a senior pediatrician in a pediatric emergency hospital outside the second largest city in the country. Unexpectedly the EBOLA epidemic began just...