Iraq: Politics, Elections, and Benchmarks

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This report provides an overview of Iraq's political transition from the dictatorship of Saddam Hussein to a plural polity that encompasses varying sects and ideological and political factions. This report also addresses ongoing governmental instabilities and their causes, as well as U.S. concerns about possible Iranian influence in Iraq as U.S. forces depart the country.

Creator(s): Katzman, Kenneth
Location(s): Iraq
Creation Date: February 7, 2011
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UNT Libraries Government Documents Department
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Congressional Research Service Reports
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Creator (Author):
Katzman, Kenneth

Specialist in Middle Eastern Affairs

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Place of Publication: Washington D.C.
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  • Creation: February 7, 2011
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Iraq
Description:

This report provides an overview of Iraq's political transition from the dictatorship of Saddam Hussein to a plural polity that encompasses varying sects and ideological and political factions. This report also addresses ongoing governmental instabilities and their causes, as well as U.S. concerns about possible Iranian influence in Iraq as U.S. forces depart the country.

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34 pages.

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UNT Libraries Government Documents Department
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Resource Type: Report
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