Future of Iraq

Iraq’s Ambassador to the U.S., Lukman Faily, talked about the future of his country and its ongoing military and political conflicts. He characterized Iraq’s… read more

Iraq’s Ambassador to the U.S., Lukman Faily, talked about the future of his country and its ongoing military and political conflicts. He characterized Iraq’s conflict with ISIS* as a “messy war,” and discussed the country’s efforts at reconstruction. He said that reconciliation among the different groups within Iraq was needed in order to rebuild, and that getting rid of ISIS was an important factor. Following his remarks, Ambassador Faily responded to questions from the audience.

* The Islamic State of Iraq and Syria (ISIS), also known as the Islamic State in Iraq and the Levant (ISIL), is a militant group that has called itself the Islamic State. close

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Program ID:
325226-1
Category:
Public Affairs Event
Format:
Forum
Location:
Washington, District of Columbia, United States
First Aired:
Apr 07, 2015 | 3:00pm EDT | C-SPAN 1
Last Aired:
Apr 17, 2015 | 6:31pm EDT | C-SPAN 3

Airing Details

  • Apr 07, 2015 | 3:00pm EDT | C-SPAN 1
  • Apr 07, 2015 | 3:02pm EDT | C-SPAN 1
  • Apr 08, 2015 | 11:01am EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Apr 13, 2015 | 3:03am EDT | C-SPAN 1
  • Apr 14, 2015 | 6:23am EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Apr 17, 2015 | 6:31pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
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