60 years after Iraq’s 1958 July 14 Revolution

The July 14 Revolution Coup

Anti-corruption and the Communists

A History of Coups and Regional Power Plays

Qasim gathered with a delegation of Syrian journalists. Photo courtesy of Syrian History

The View From the West

The View from Within

The Rise of Saddam


Post-Qassim Iraq




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Christopher Solomon

Christopher Solomon

Chris Solomon is a writer and analyst specializing in Middle East history and international politics. He is the author of In Search of Greater Syria.