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How to Save Iraq
This is the best, or the least bad, solution to the current crisis

This is the best, or the least bad, solution to the current crisis.

Saddam Hussein's Faithful Friend, the King of Clubs, Might Be the Key to Saving Iraq
Assuming, that is, the mysterious Izzat Ibrahim al-Douri is even still alive
June 24, 2014

Assuming, that is, the mysterious Izzat Ibrahim al-Douri is even still alive.

Obama Has Two Options on Iraq. Both Are Terrible.
June 19, 2014

Obama hopes to keep Iraq from falling apart, but it is going to be very difficult.

How Will the Iraq Crisis Turn Out? Here Are a Few Scenarios.
June 19, 2014

It all comes down to what the U.S., Iran, and Saudi Arabia decide to do.

What in God's Name Is Going on in Iraq? An Expert Explains.
An interview with Olivier Roy
June 16, 2014

An interview with Olivier Roy.

Obama Is Wrong. Iraq's Problems Are Ours, Too.
June 13, 2014

America can't exempt itself from responsibility on whatever timetable it pleases.