July 28, 2014
Let Sunnis Defeat Iraq's Militants
Al-Essawi & Al-Nujaifi, New York Times
The Associated Press
The situation in Iraq today is perilous, particularly for Sunni Muslim Arabs. Their prospects for inclusion in Iraq’s government and fair treatment from it have been declining since 2010, when Iraqiyya, the nonsectarian coalition to which we belonged, drew more votes than any other parliamentary bloc but was denied a chance to form a government. We might not have succeeded, but letting us try would have built public trust in democracy.
TAGGED: Iraq, ISIS