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Iraq offers to mediate between Saudi and Iran, fearing for ISIS campaign | Reuters

Iraq offers to mediate between Saudi and Iran, fearing for ISIS campaign | Reuters

Iraq dispatched its foreign minister to Tehran on Wednesday with an offer to mediate in an escalating feud between Saudi Arabia and Iran, reflecting Baghdad’s fears that new sectarian conflict could unravel its campaign against Islamic State.Sunni Saudi Arabia’s execution of Shi’ite dissident Nimr al-Nimr on Saturday has inflamed sectarian anger across the Middle East, infuriating Iran…

Source: Iraq offers to mediate between Saudi and Iran, fearing for ISIS campaign | Reuters