Insurgents, Martyrs, and Militias: The Ongoing Violence in Iraq
This meeting is part of the Iraq: The Way Forward Series.
5:30 – 6:00 p.m. Reception
6:00 – 7:00 p.m. Meeting
Mohamad Bazzi says Shiite cleric Muqtada al-Sadr's rise could stoke sectarian tensions in Iraq--and help Iran.
Mohamad Bazzi argues that war has rendered Iraq a pawn in regional battles, and placed the entire Middle East at risk for sectarian conflict.