Middle East Research and Information Project: Critical Coverage of the Middle East Since 1971

The politics, sensibilities and lives of Iraqis born in the 1970s and 1980s were intimately shaped by harsh US sanctions on essential and non-essential goods, Saddam Hussein’s wars and the US invasion in 2003 with its devastating war and aftermath. What can a young Iraqi possibly hope for now?

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How to cite this article:

Omar Al-Jaffal "Caught in the Circle of Punishment," Middle East Report 286 (Spring 2018).
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