Sr. Fellow & Iraq Initiative Director @AtlanticCouncil. Author, "Reclaiming Iraq: 1920 Revolution & the Founding of the Modern State." Tweets = Personal Views.
What’s sad to see is that members if #Iraq ’s Council of Representatives tweet and talk about this sort of bad governance as if they are activists, not representatives elected to legislate & exercise government oversight. (2)
Today marks the 3rd. anniversary of #Mosul liberation from ISIS terrorists. It is my second hometown, where I spent the best of my years, at the University of Mosul. Glory to all those who accomplished this victory.
#Saudi @Aramco’s idea of a hand sanitizer stand: a foreign worker from a poor country. The company apologized after a wave of criticism for its utter #racism & disregard of human dignity. Mistreatment of forein labor in some Gulf countries is outrageously rampant.
Those crying for building destruction, which is sad, may get perspective from this picture #Iraq 's heroes who died to make the world better.
Some people want a war between the U.S. & Iran so bad, they may be willing to pay both sides to fight each other. They don’t realize that they are not buying a ticket to a boxing match. In this fight, everyone will be inside the ring. No spectators!