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Bobby Ghosh

Bobby Ghosh is a columnist and member of the Bloomberg Opinion editorial board. He writes on foreign affairs, with a special focus on the Middle East and the wider Islamic world.

25 June 2019 11:57 PM

Trump's Iran Sanctions Are the Opposite of Madness

Predictably, Tehran has attacked the latest US measures. But neither side is in any rush to settle their differences.

23 March 2019 12:28 PM

Iraq’s feckless gov't is enabling an ISIS revival

Iraqi Prime Minister Adel Abdul Mahdi holds the world responsible for rebuilding Iraqi cities destroyed in the war to liberate them from Islamic State’s control.

29 October 2018 10:46 PM

Iraq’s New Prime Minister Trips on His First Hurdle

The political groups he warned about — a half-dozen factions whose backing he needed for his confirmation — jockeyed ferociously for control of key ministries, leaving Abdul Mahdi unable to deliver on his promise of a cabinet of “technocrats.”