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Some warn of a return to the dark days of 2006 and 2007, but Sunni political pragmatism may show a peaceful way forward. Analysis by Iraq historian Reidar Visser
May 22, 2013
After the American presence was terminated, badly and irresponsibly, there were grave consequences for Iraq and the wider region.
March 20, 2013
The real issue in Iraq is not Shia vs. Sunni, but rather the deterioration of the rule of law.
September 14, 2012
Lots of politicians in Iraq are unhappy with Nouri Al Maliki. But working out exactly what to do about him is not easy.
June 1, 2012
There's new support for federalism in Iraq, but this is not a healthy sign.
November 14, 2011
Iraq's endless cabinet crisis is a symptom of a paralysed political system. Unfortunately, there's no reason to think new elections would help very much.
August 26, 2011
At the level of theory, it would be easy and useful to shrink the bloated cabinet of Iraq. And although intractable political realities do complicate matters, there are some interesting possibilities.
June 30, 2011
Beyond the Headlines: The aftermath of the Beirut explosion
Russia has the influence to get Iran out of Syria, US envoy says
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Sheikh Hamdan announces plans to make Dubai a bicycle-friendly city
Sand first: we test drive new Land Rover Defender in the Dubai desert