International | The move is a sign that Tehran is colonizing Iraq and squeezing Iraq’s Christian communities
by Mindy Belz
Posted 12/20/17, 05:35 pm
IRAQ: Baghdad is looking to send its Kirkuk oil to export markets via Iran instead of Turkey—one of the clearest signs Tehran is colonizing Iraq in the wake of liberation from ISIS. That colonialism is “also squeezing Iraq’s Christian communities today,” wrote Wall Street Journal columnist William McGurn.