TITLE

What We Need To Get Right

AUTHOR(S)
Zakaria, Fareed
PUB. DATE
June 2006
SOURCE
Newsweek (Atlantic Edition);6/5/2006 (Atlantic Edition), Vol. 147 Issue 23, p19
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article discusses the United States' relations with the military and social conditions in Iraq. The author mentions the Sunnis' desire to gain power through insurgency as well as Shia militia's attempt to do the same. The effort of prime minister Nuri al-Maliki to bring order to the country is discussed.
ACCESSION #
21064811

 

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