Al-Abadi's sectarian challenge

August 2014
MEED: Middle East Economic Digest;8/22/2014, Vol. 58 Issue 34/35, p19
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The article looks at politics and government in Iraq, focusing on the challenges facing incoming Iraqi Prime Minister Haider al-Abadi. Topics include the Islamic State of Iraq and Syria (Isis) militant group's control over significant parts of the country, the Sunni-Shiite sectarian divide in Iraqi politics under former Iraqi Prime Minister Nouri al-Maliki, and international intervention in the country.


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