Iraq

Life on the Doorstep of ISIS

The battles are going on just an hour drive West as I fly into the Kurdish Capital of Erbil. I must admit that I felt a littlebit tense as the flight circled over the city around 2.30 in the morning before turning around and landing at a Turkish border town. Aparrently there had been a […]

Iraq

How I Ended Up Booking My Flight To Iraq

It was the summer of 2014 that I got a call from someone on the grund in Erbil in desperate need of a ticket home to Norway. IS was about to capture Mosul, just 80kilometers away and she was afraid that they would continue further into the Kurdish region of Iraq. I did a quick […]