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The Army Alone Can’t Save Iraq

Published in The New York Times CAMBRIDGE, Mass. — THE Obama administration must help the Iraqi government retake the city of Mosul from Islamists and stem their march toward Baghdad. But military aid will not be enough. For lasting success, … Continue reading

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Nussaibah Younis Interview on Newsnight

Interview on Newsnight on 28th March 2013 to discuss escalating violence in Iraq.

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From Power-Sharing to Majoritarianism: Iraq’s Transitioning Political System

See my new article on Iraq’s transitioning political system in Chatham House’s set of collected essays, published to mark 10 years since the invasion of Iraq.

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Why Maliki Must Go

Published by the New York Times. NOBODY wants another civil war in Iraq, yet events are propelling it in that direction. War can be averted only by a new political understanding among three main groups — Sunni Arabs, Shiite Arabs … Continue reading

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