New Iraq Prime Minister

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 - contributing writer at The New Yorker magazine, and a joint fellow at U.S. Institute of Peace and the Woodrow Wilson Center - @wrightr

Host:
Madeleine Brand

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