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Omar Sirri, Research Assistant in the Middle East and North Africa Programme at Chatham House

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Omar Sirri is a Research Assistant in the Middle East and North Africa Programme at Chatham House

America’s goals in Iraq appear contradictory

A tyrant toppled: US troops help liberated Iraqis bring down a statue of Saddam. Photo: Gamma-Rapho via Getty Images

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