Fanar Haddad

Fanar Haddad

Fanar Haddad is a research fellow at the Middle East Institute, National University of Singapore. He is the author of Sectarianism in Iraq: Antagonistic Visions of Unity. 

Iraq

Iraq's protests and the reform farce

Upheaval in Iraq will continue as long as the ruling oligarchy makes no room for a political opposition to emerge.

Iraq's protests and the reform farce

United States

One thing Obama got right: They'll have to share the Middle East

For the US, its allies and Iran the alternative to sharing the region is a futile and destructive pursuit of dominance.

One thing Obama got right: They'll have to share the Middle East

Iraq

Why are Iraqis protesting?

The ongoing protests in Iraq are neither a conspiracy, nor a revolution.

Why are Iraqis protesting?

Iraq

Iraq elections: Marred by corruption?

Iraq's kleptocratic system is unlikely to change with the upcoming elections.

Iraq elections: Marred by corruption?