Sweet Tea with Cardamom: A Journey Through Iraqi Kurdistan By Teresa Thornhill

This work combines a traditional travel narrative with a harrowing investigation into the plight of the Kurds generally and Kurdish women in particular, under Saddam's regime. It s based on the author's journeys in the so-called safe-havens in Iraqi Kurdistan. Sweet Tea with Cardamom: A Journey Through Iraqi Kurdistan

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Teresa Thornbill, a lawyer from Britain with an interest in the Middle East, traveled twice to Iraqi Kurdistan in 1993 to interview Kurdish women about their experiences under Saddam Hussein’s brutal regime. The book is almost half-finished when she recounts most interesting parts of her trip, but the stories of the Kurdish women she met, many of whom survived chemical attacks, prison stays, and unfathomable losses, are worth the read. English