New Iraq Prime Minister

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Iraq has a new government, led Prime Minister Haider al-Abadi. The hope is that he can conquer the Islamic State, or ISIS, the violent Sunni group that has taken over large swaths of the country. Meanwhile, the United States is about to get further involved in Iraq. We take a look at what might be next for the U.S. in Iraq.

Credits

Guest:
Robin Wright - joint fellow at the US Institute of Peace and Woodrow Wilson Center, and contributing writer for the New Yorker - @wrightr

Host:
Madeleine Brand

Producers:
Andrew Walsh, Christian Bordal, Matt Holzman, Jolie Myers, Anna Scott