Many people wonder why, even after 15 years of Saddam Hussein’s ouster, Iraq has not succeeded in being a stable country whose people enjoy the wealth of its natural resources, just like similar oil-producing countries. Here is an attempt to understand the issue.
The mirage of hope
Politicians by chance
Sidelining the competent
Adnan Hussein is the executive editor-in-chief of Al-Mada newspaper and head of the National Union of Iraqi journalists. Previously, he has held the position of Managing Editor in Asharq al-Awsat newspaper. He tweets under the handle @adnanhussein