The history behind Iraq’s quick descent back into chaos is on today’s cover

June 23

Less than three years after American troops left Iraq, the country is back in crisis. Given its geographical and political position in the Middle East, trouble in Iraq is troubling for the world. How far back does the unrest go? And how is the rest of the region — and United States — involved?

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