Posts Tagged: Iraq
Iraq's dire refugee crisis is posing a humanitarian and political challenge to the Obama administration.
Iraq President Nouri al-Maliki’s attention remains divided.
However vindictive and mule-headed, Prime Minister Maliki doesn’t deserve all the blame for the success of ISIS in Iraq.
The march of the Islamic State in Iraq and al-Sham is marked by both savagery and the provision of social services.
Terrorism leads to panicked over-reaction.
It could bog down like the Iran-Iraq War.
Prime Minister Nouri al-Maliki isn't the only one responsible for Iraq's woes -- history, U.S. foreign policy, and meddling neighbors are also to blame.
It’s ironic that Iraq’s last two enemies now stand ready to defend it against a third, ISIS.
Iraq’s Prime Minister Nuri al-Maliki may not be as bad as Saddam Hussein, but he’s only slightly less worse.
Vladimir Putin has a point: the United States seems to have discovered international law only recently.