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Iraq unrest: France to deliver arms to Kurdish fighters

As the US announces it is sending another 130 military advisers to northern Iraq to assess rescue scenarios for trapped civilians, and France says it's sending arms to Kurdish peshmerga fighters battling ISIS, we debate whether these moves are effective, and whether the West can really do anything to counter the chaos in Iraq.

By Catherine NORRIS TRENT

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General (Rtd) Dominique TRINQUAND

Director for external relations, Groupe Marck

Colonel (Ret.) Derek J. HARVEY

Director, Citizenship Initiative, University of South Florida

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2017-02-21 North Korea

Rogue Nation: North Korea and the death of Kim Jong-Nam (part 1)

The presumed poisoning at Kuala Lumpur airport of the half-brother of North Korean strongman Kim Jong-Un has triggered a recall of ambassadors and put Pyongyang watchers on high...

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2017-02-21 Assassinations

Rogue Nation: North Korea and the death of Kim Jong-Nam (part 2)

The presumed poisoning at Kuala Lumpur airport of the half-brother of North Korean strongman Kim Jong-Un has triggered a recall of ambassadors and put Pyongyang watchers on high...

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2017-02-20 Mosul

Mosul offensive: New phase in battle for Iraq's second city (part 1)

After four months of urban warfare, a new chapter is opening in the battle to retake Iraq's second city as the government announces an offensive to retake the western part of...

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2017-02-20 Iraq

Mosul offensive: New phase in battle for Iraq's second city (part 2)

After four months of urban warfare, a new chapter is opening in the battle to retake Iraq's second city as the government announces an offensive to retake the western part of...

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2017-02-15 NATO

NATO's Next Steps: What future with or without the US? (part 1)

The New US Defence Secretary James Mattis dropped a metaphorical bombshell at a NATO meeting in Brussels: if the rest don't pay more, the US may "moderate its commitment". This...

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