Iraq

Presidential Dilemma

Efforts to form the Iraqi Government after excluding Hoshyar Zebari

The two major Shi’ite parties in Iraq still insist on not reaching consensus on who should run for presidency.

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Barzani’s Initiative

Why Iraq’s Al-Sadr is insisting on rejecting Iran’s pressure to include the Shiite Coordination Framework?

Analysis of why Iraq’s Al-Sadr is insisting on rejecting Iran’s pressure to include the Shiite Coordination Framework

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Ongoing Attempts

Dimensions of Qaani's visit to Iraq and his meeting with Al-Sadr and Coordination Framework

Muqtada al-Sadr, leader of the Sadrist Movement, held a meeting with Hadi Al-Amiri, leader of the Fatah Alliance, and Esmail Qaani.

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Rebuffing Accusations

Implications of Esmail Qaani to Iraq following attempted assassination of al-Kadhimi

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Existing Challenges

The Iraqi government's attempts to curb the repercussions of the Diyala sectarian attacks

On October 26, Diyala province in Eastern Iraq witnessed a series of terrorist attacks, which were carried out by ISIS.

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Potential Collision

Scenarios for Iraq after regional powers’ candidates lost

The Sadrist bloc led the race winning 73 seats, a sign that the elections reflect popular rejection of the previous elections.

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