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Iraq: Sandwiched Between Saudi Arabia and Iran

“We are sandwiched between Saudis lamenting sectarianism and the Shia threat, and Iranians raging war against America and Israel. Instead of finding a united cause to bring us together we became up for grabs for all,” writes Iraqi blogger Hala. She says the division tearing her people apart has taught her that they have “failed in the most important test….the test of Love.”

2 comments

  • Sasha

    Hello Amira Al Hussaini,

    There is no need for any united cause other than ‘Peace and Harmony’. It is this idea that “peace and harmony can only exist if you agree with me and join my camp – that makes the exercise futile.”

    It could either be the quirk of fate, a cruel game played by the creator, or whatever – that the world is so diverse.

    There is honour in respecting the diversity of life under God’s own sky.

    What say you?

  • Amen!

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