Running Out of Options: Why Iraq’s Elite Fails to Address Protest Demands

This piece analyses past and present elite responses to protests for insight into how al-Kadhimi can forge a better path ahead. It argues that the situation is not ripe for incremental reform, and that any real change would require al-Kadhimi to take a radical shift against the vested interests of the elite in the Iraqi state.

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