Iraq's Mosul crisis creates strange bedfellows

June 11, 2014 4:58 PM

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ISIS victories in Iraq could put Saudi Arabia and the US onside with the Syrian regime. 

The stunning success of the Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant (ISIS) in taking and holding Mosul, Iraq's third largest city, and apparently taking Saddam Hussein's hometown of Tikrit today, has done far more than lay bare the striking deficiencies of Iraq's central government and its security for...

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