Iraq

Early Parliamentary Elections in Iraq and Nineveh

Iraq’s early elections, which will be held on 10 October 2021, are seen as a significant step in the country’s modern history. For the...

Turkey and Iraq: Missed Opportunities for Collaboration

Since the establishment of Iraq in 1921 and Turkey in 1923 as modern states, relations between the two countries have been based on two main routes....

How will the death of Grand Ayatollah Muhammed Saeed al-Hakim affect the Shiite world?

Grand Ayatollah Sayyid Muhammad Saeed Al-Hakim, one of the four major Shiite authorities in Iraq, died in Najaf at the age of 85 due to a heart...

Stalemate in Turkey’s Relations with Iraq: Iran-Backed Militia Groups

Relations between Turkey and Iraq have gained significant dynamism in recent years. Despite the COVID-19 pandemic’s impact on the world,...

Language and Politics in the Mena Region

The Arabic language emerged centuries before Islam, and it developed and reached its maturity after the Quran was revealed in Arabic. In that sense,...

Increasing Attacks of Shia Militia Groups and the Future of Us Forces in Iraq

The Iraq region has witnessed many conflicts and turmoil with the US invasion in 2003. After 2003, many non-state actors other than the legitimate...

Iraq’s Nuclear Energy Agenda

Falling crude oil prices in 2020 caused Iraq's long-neglected infrastructure investments to be further delayed. The war and conflict environment...

Situation of the Turkmens in the 62nd Anniversary of the Kirkuk Massacre

Many massacres were committed against the Turkmens, the third largest segment of the society in the Kingdom of Iraq that was established in 1921 by...