Will the appointment of Allawi as Prime Minister end the crisis in Iraq?
Allawi might not be able to settle the crisis in Iraq as imagined, as his success will depend on his ability to deal with hindrances
The Implications of the US-Iranian Escalation on Regional Security
FARAS has hosted a special session on the American-Iranian escalation as and its implications on regional security
Baghdad’s Options Amid the Iranian-US Escalation
The current Iraqi crisis reflects the security developments in the region, particularly amid the US-Iranian showdown.
How Does the “Past” Still Influence Middle East Dynamics?
Remnants of the past have become one of the drivers of the region’s interactions in 2019.
Why is ISIS trying to make a comeback to its previous strongholds?
ISIS seems to be intent on returning to the areas from which it was driven out or its influence has receded over the past period.
Reasons Behind Tehran’s Attack on the Iranian Kurdish Opposition in Iraq
This Iranian policy could have other consequences that may undercut its ability to cope with US pressure and sanctions.