Freeman Spogli Institute for International Studies Program on Energy and Sustainable Development Stanford University


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How — and why — the US must support Iraq

Opinion Piece/Newspaper Article

Anja Manuel - CISAC Affiliate

Published by
Reuters, June 13, 2014

As ISIL insurgents in Iraq move south, CISAC Affiliate Anja Manuel urges an end to U.S. inaction in this Reuters blog post. Manuel argues that U.S. drone strikes on advancing ISIL forces should be predicated upon Prime Minister Nouri al-Maliki's agreement to step down from his post in favor of a more inclusive government.