Round 3, July 2017.                                                                                                     العربية

 

 

Iraq

Amount of influence in the life of Syria

       Lowest rating: 1 of 5

       Highest rating: 3.5 of 5

       Average rating ( 6 assessments): 1.9 of 5

Commitment to inclusive nationalism for Syria

      Core : 0%

      Champion: 0%

      Conditional: 60%

      Neutral: 0%

      Opposed: 40%

 

Importance of Iraq in the life of Syria

Round 3 statements (Nov. 2016 - July 2017):

      "Their inability to control their own borders.” (239312)

      "Only important for fighting forces.” (230713)

     "Iraq is an instrument in the hands of Iran. They are fighting IS, but they will be affected by the international sanctions on Iran.” (233881)

Round 2 statements (Nov. 2016 - July 2017):

   “They are part of the Shia Crescent, therefore always interested in Syria. Iran uses Iraq to keep balance.” (221641)

   “Deeply involved in ethnic and sectarian policy. They are a highway for Iranians coming to Syria.” (220291)

   “They send terrorists to Syria.” (221211)

   “They will always have influence in Syria. They will have good relations, not opposing, not tight.” (221641)

   “Closest to the Syrian regime of the Arab countries, so they can carry messages. Also their role in the fight against ISIL.” (223911)