Year: 2023

ISHM: January 12 – 19, 2023

Key Takeaways: PM Affirms Need For U.S. Forces Presence; U.S. Diplomats Encourage Deal On Energy And Revenue Between Baghdad And KRG; Parliament Reshuffles Committee Assignments – On January 15, PM Sudani told the Wall Street Journal that he was in favor of continued U.S. military presence, arguing that the “elimination… Read more

ISHM: January 1 – 12, 2023

Key Takeaways: Justice Minister Subpoenaed For Alleged Investigation Obstruction; PM Sacks Diwaniyah’s Governor; Sudani Visits Germany – On January 4, an investigation court in Baghdad issued a subpoena for Iraq’s Justice Minister after he allegedly impeded an investigation into suspected corruption in contracts for the provision of food to inmates.… Read more