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Nick Butler

Nick Butler is Visiting Professor and Chair of the Kings Policy Institute at Kings College London.

27 May 2019 11:01 PM

Iraq faces a tough challenge in developing its potential

In many ways Iraq is a success story. The Islamic State, which until last year controlled large parts of the north and west of the country, has been defeated. The security situation across Iraq is probably better than at any time in the past three decades.

11 January 2017 09:21 PM

The implications of Iraq’s endless war

The understandable focus on Syria, in particular on the horrific situation that has unfolded in Aleppo over the last few weeks, has distracted attention from the potentially more dangerous developments in Iraq, Nick Butler said in a commentary published by the Financial Times.