A First for Female Soldiers in Kurdistan’s Peshmerga Army

Kurdistan’s famed Peshmerga army has gone from its founding back in the 1920s as essentially little more than a rural guerrilla band, to a 21st century Middle Eastern military powerhouse. Continue reading “A First for Female Soldiers in Kurdistan’s Peshmerga Army”

Ex-sex slaves take the fight to ISIS thugs who tortured, raped them

56db1ed4c461889b328b4576Some call them ISIS, others call them Daesh. Still others refer to them as either ISIL or simply IS. Whatever these particular Islamic jihadists terrorists are called, one group they’ll not soon forget a certain Peshmerga battalion with the enigmatic name The Force of the Sun Ladies. Continue reading “Ex-sex slaves take the fight to ISIS thugs who tortured, raped them”