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2018 Assessment of Iraq: Where to After ISIS?

On 9 December 2017, Iraq’s former Prime Minister Haidar al-Abadi announced the end of the almost three and a half years of fighting ISIS and...

What does the Kayseri Bazaar burned in Kirkuk mean?

On the night of November 26, 2018, a huge fire broke out in a historical building known as the “Kayseri Bazaar” in Kirkuk. More than...

Government Formation Process and Situation of Turkmens in Iraq

  Former Iraqi Prime Minister Haider al-Abadi announced on November 21, 2017, that DAESH was militarily defeated, and declared a new era in...

Publications

Iran-Iraq Transboundary Water Relations and Turkey

Iraq’s inability to break the vicious circle of war, embargo, occupation and civil war that the country has been experiencing since 1980 is the...

The Role of Tribes in the Political Process of KRG

Iraqi Kurdistan Regional Government (KRG) is a political entity in the Federal Republic of Iraq that’s why in order to understand the...

What is Going on in Iraq’s Rich, Armed and Waterless Province Basra?

On July 8, 2018, protests broke out in Basra, Iraq’s richest province. In Basra, where about 80 percent of Iraq’s total oil production is...

A New Turn of Facing DAESH in Iraq: The Endless Security Problem

Thanks to the backing of international coalition forces, the Iraqi Armed Forces reestablished control in all cities and regions under the control of...

Water Issue in Turkey-Iraq Relations and Future Recommendations

International developments played a major role in the emergence process of the problem according to the assessment made for the solution of the...

2018 Iraqi Budget Crisis

A budgetary crisis that gradually grew and deepened showed up in Iraq as of the starting of 2018. The new budget design was met with discomfort by...

Iraqi Political Map Before 2018 Parliamentary Elections

As parliamentary elections in Iraq approach, competition between different political parties has begun. The political parties in Iraq have begun to...

ELECTION PROCESS IN IRAQ AND POSITION OF SHIITE GROUPS

Iraq has entered a new period upon the elimination of ISIS in military terms in the territory of the country. It is possible to say that a new...