Assistant Professor, Middle East Political Economy, at the University of Oregon. Currently writing on the Egyptian revolution and the Syrian crisis.
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Carter: There Aren’t Enough Good #Iraqi Recruits to Train to Fight the Islamic State | Foreign Policy
Carter: There Aren’t Enough Good Iraqi Recruits to Train to Fight the Islamic State | Foreign Policy.
hen trying to explain the current unrest in the Middle East, from Iraq to Syria to Yemen, American officials often resort to platitudes about Sunni and Shia Muslims fighting each other for “centuries” due to “ancient hatreds.” Not only is … Continue reading
“The Iraqi Parliament’s National Security and Defense Committee has access to the photos of both planes that are British and have crashed while they were carrying weapons for the ISIL,” Head of the committee Hakem al-Zameli said, according to a … Continue reading
▶ The Fight Against ISIS in Syria And Iraq December 2014 by Itai Anghel – YouTube.
aghdad has not requested foreign ground forces to battle the Islamic State of Iraq and Syria (ISIS) group, Iraqi Foreign Minister Ibrahim al-Jafaari said Thursday after Barack Obama called on Wednesday for military operations that stop short of a full-scale … Continue reading