Babylon & Beyond

Observations from Iraq, Iran,
Israel, the Arab world and beyond

« Previous Post | Babylon & Beyond Home | Next Post »

IRAQ: Check your religion at the door

June 8, 2008 |  8:49 am

Img_0035_2Iraq's political life may still be dominated by ethnic and religious dynamics between Sunni and Shiite Arabs and ethnic Kurds.
But one Baghdad businessman seems ready to move on to a more harmonious future.

This sign, found Sunday in a Baghdad auto-parts shop, reads: "Please, please no discussion of religion or politics."


-- Ashraf Khalil in Baghdad

Photo by Ashraf Khalil