Photo Gallery: A Fragile Alliance of Rivals
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Photo Gallery: A Fragile Alliance of Rivals

The Law of Revenge Deadly Hatred among Anti-IS Alliance in Iraq

The US is fighting together with an alliance of rival groups to defeat IS in Iraq. Deadly violence in a city north of Baghdad shows, however, that once the Islamists are defeated, erstwhile allies may turn their weapons on each other.