Archive for March 8th, 2015

The Importance of the Battle for Tikrit

March 8th, 2015 by Samuel Morris

As the much publicised attack on Tikrit is underway, it is important to look at the deeper significance of such an operation. Beyond regaining lost territory, the battle for Tikrit will play a defining role in the coming year for Iraq.

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