Iraq consultant sheds light on secret deals, part 1
Thursday, 10 July 2014
Former consultant to American ambassadors in Iraq, Ali al-Khudairi, speaks to “Political Memoirs” on why the U.S. supports Prime Minister Nouri al-Maliki. He also sheds light on Iran’s influence over Iraq and on secret talks between the U.S. and Iraq’s Sunni tribal heads.
Political Memoirs is a weekly program that hosts prominent former politicians from across the Arab world, creating a platform for sharing history from different points of view. Each show focuses on a single event, illustrating how guests’ memories can diverge from the objective ‘truth’ of the recorded history.