The U.S. must grasp the magnitude of the crisis Iraq could face if a clash with Iran draws in Iran’s proxies.
After months of negotiations to form a governing coalition, Iraq has a new prime minister and president. Now what?
Sadr was a leader of Iraq's Shia insurgency but has rebranded himself as a government reformer trying to balance Saudi and Iranian influence in Baghdad.
Brookings Doha's Iraq expert Ranj Alaaldin discusses the Mosul operation of the future of stability in Iraq.