Iraq Crisis and U.S. Policy

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This report analyzes the offensive in northern and central Iraq led by the Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant (ISIL, aka ISIS) -- a Sunni Islamist insurgent and terrorist group -- with a discussion of the offensive's implications, the U.S. response, and related issues.

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Creation Date: June 20, 2014
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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

Creator (Author):
Humud, Carla E.

Analyst in Middle Eastern and African Affairs

Creator (Author):
Blanchard, Christopher M.

Specialist in Middle Eastern Affairs

Creator (Author):
Margesson, Rhoda

Specialist in International Humanitarian Policy

Creator (Author):
Tiersky, Alex

Analyst in Foreign Affairs

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Place of Publication: Washington D.C.
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  • Creation: June 20, 2014
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Place
Iraq
Place
Syria
Place
Iran
Description:

This report analyzes the offensive in northern and central Iraq led by the Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant (ISIL, aka ISIS) -- a Sunni Islamist insurgent and terrorist group -- with a discussion of the offensive's implications, the U.S. response, and related issues.

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17 pages.

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UNT Libraries Government Documents Department
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Congressional Research Service Reports
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Resource Type: Report
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