Faleh A. Jabar is the Director of the Iraq Institute for Strategic Studies in Beirut.
Articles by this Author
I never saw Hadi Salih (1949–2005) without his trademark innocent grin. Perhaps he was born wearing a smile and simply forgot it was there.
|Assessing the Iraqi Opposition||
|Shaykhs and Ideologues||
|The Worldly Roots of Religiosity in Post-Saddam Iraq||
|Difficulties and Dangers of Regime Removal||
The swift success scored by the US in removing the Taliban regime in Afghanistan was a catalyst for hawks in George W. Bush’s administration to advocate further experiments in regime removal surgery. But hawkish euphoria at this...
|Why the Uprisings Failed||
In March 1991, following Iraq’s defeat in the Gulf war, the Kurds of northern Iraq and Arabs of the south rose up against the Baath regime. For two brief weeks, the uprisings were phenomenally successful. Government administration in the...
|Your Tax Dollars Enable Police Brutality Abroad (March 9, 2016)|
|Five Exciting Developments from Across the Middle East in 2015 (January 6, 2016)|
|Saudi Arabia's Dangerous Sectarian Game (January 5, 2016)|