Sunday, April 19, 2015
Musings On Iraq In The News
I did my very first TV interview with CCTV – America on Iraq’s economy and political situation. My article on problems with the peshmerga fighting IS was reprinted in Business Insider. I was also interviewed by Diane Maye and her blog Absolute Power, and cited in "A Short Profile of Iraq's Shi'a Militias" by Zana Gulmohamad for the Jamestown Foundation.
I was mentioned in “Is Donald Trump to Raqqa and Mosul what Assad was to Aleppo?” by Alastair Sloan for Middle East Monitor.
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