Ranj Alaaldin is a Visiting Scholar at Columbia University and a Doctoral Researcher at the London School of Economics and Political Science, where he focuses on Iraq and the Middle East. He previously specialised in the law of armed conflict and the use of force.
17 August 2014 07:41 PM
It is no coincidence that country's most stable areas are those where security and governance are in the hands of locally supported groups
11 September 2013 03:49 PM
The West should pursue its initial course of punitive strikes
13 March 2013 05:37 PM
Iraqi society is as polarised as ever. The ongoing battles over its future shape show that the country's divisions long pre-dated the Western invasion of a decade ago
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