Turkish war planes hit 21 targets inside Iraq, in the Kurdish north, on Friday night.
Meanwhile, bombings and attacks killed 24 and wounded 45 in the mixed district of Dora.
Juan Cole is the founder and chief editor of Informed Comment. He is Richard P. Mitchell Professor of History at the University of Michigan He is author of, among many other books, Muhammad: Prophet of Peace amid the Clash of Empires and The Rubaiyat of Omar Khayyam. Follow him on Twitter at @jricole or the Informed Comment Facebook Page
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