Divide and conquer

August 6, 2006 at 11:14 am (Politics, Religious)

It has happened so many times, and its occurring again. Muslims are being divided… Shia and Sunnis in Iraq are swapping homes, creating segregated communities to avoid the sectarian violence that is engulfing the country.

Iraqi military officers said many families in the religiously-mixed city of Nasser Wa Salaam have moved to neighborhoods where their sect is in the majority. Their homes are either deserted or exchanged with trusted friends of the other sect. About 1,500 more families have fled the city.

Sometimes we unite, at others we divide.. the only explanation is that we are “humans” – The imperfect ones.

Read the story @ AlJazeera


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