June 17, 2014

What We're About to Lose in the Mideast

John Davidson, The Federalist

British National Archives

it now seems the Middle East created by Sykes-Picot is going to collapse because of what National Review Online’s Mario Loyola last week called the Obama administration’s “criminal negligence” in Iraq. If so, then we should at least pause to consider what it is that we’re allowing to slip away, and why it has held together for so long.

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TAGGED: Sykes-Picot, Iraq, Syria, Middle East

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