May 13th, 2018 by دلاوەر عەلائەددین
Five months after declaring victory over the Islamic State group, Iraq will tomorrow go to the polls to elect a new parliament.
November 14th, 2017 by مێری
“Squeezing the Kurds too much could turn an armed standoff into an all-out ethnic conflict between two U.S.-armed forces. Given these developments, the only sensible way forward is for Baghdad and Irbil to make negotiations a priority.
December 23rd, 2016 by مێری
“In the post-IS era old wounds threaten to resurface. Especially after IS, the Iraqi society became especially militarised. Everybody carries a weapon now. The risk of future conflicts being managed in a more violent way is much higher.”
December 20th, 2016 by مێری
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“The lack of a common narrative shared by both Arabs and Kurds regarding the history of Hasan Sham village is an obstacle to reconstruction and reconciliation”
November 8th, 2016 by مێری
Even a complete military victory over the Sunni extremists in Mosul will not change the reality that there is still no political agreement in place, or even basic trust, that could reconcile Iraq’s Sunni Arab minority with the Shiite-dominated national government.
October 24th, 2016 by مێری
“Instead of breaking off relations between communities in Nineveh it is better to find ways for how to improve those relationships”
October 3rd, 2016 by مێری
Kurdish Peshmerga forces are expected to participate in the offensive from the northern front as part of an agreement signed with the United States and Iraqi army.
September 29th, 2016 by مێری
The U.S. strategy against Islamic State extremists figured prominently in the first presidential debate Monday night. The candidates, Democrat Hillary Clinton, 68, and Republican Donald Trump, 70, offered starkly different takes on defeating the extremist group.
September 26th, 2016 by مێری
An interview with the president of Middle East Research Institute.
August 28th, 2016 by مێری
Barzani’s term is set to end this week, but a controversial government decision could extend it for another two years.