Iraq's Jihadi Jack-in-the-Box

Content Type
Policy Brief
Institution
International Crisis Group
Abstract
The jihadi surge is the tragic, violent outcome of steadily deteriorating political dynamics. Instead of a rash military intervention and unconditional support for the Iraqi government, pressure is needed to reverse sectarian polarisation and a disastrous record of governance.
Topic
Terrorism, Armed Struggle, Insurgency, Governance, Reform
Political Geography
Iraq, Middle East