I have been quoted by the Chinese outlet The Paper. Here is the article (Mandarin.)
On Saturday, August 19 Iraqis were eagerly waiting for the largest parliamentary bloc to be announced, after news leaked that a meeting between five major political groups was going to be held at Babylon Hotel in Baghdad later in the evening. This came after Iraq’s Federal Supreme Court announced the same day that it had ratified the election results upon the conclusion of the manual vote recount and sorting process. Continue reading
My colleague Hamzeh Hadad and I wrote an article for Washington Institute’s Fikra Forum about Iraq’s desperate need for leaders with vision. Please read the article here.