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Zalmay Khalilzad

Zalmay Mamozy Khalilzad (born: 22 March 1951) is a counselor at the Center for Strategic and International Studies (CSIS) and president of Khalilzad Associates, an international business consulting firm based in Washington, DC. He was the United States Ambassador to the United Nations under President George W. Bush. He has been involved with U.S. policy makers at the White House, State Department and Pentagon since the mid-1980s, and was the highest-ranking Muslim American in the Administration of U.S. President George W. Bush. Khalilzad's previous assignments in the Administration include U.S. Ambassador to Afghanistan, U.S. Ambassador to Iraq and United States Permanent Representative to the United Nations. » Read more on Wikipedia.org

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Iraq's Next PM? Ahmed Chalabi, Chief Peddler of False WMDs, Meets US ...
2014-06-20
There's a certain irony in this, in that they—Maliki is in power, really, thanks to the—thanks to the U.S. Zalmay Khalilzad, then the ambassador to Baghdad, in 2006 selected Maliki, much to everyone's surprise, including Maliki's. When Khalilzad said ...
(Truth-Out)

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    Washington's Rats are Abandoning Maliki
    2014-06-20
    Ignatius quickly went to the US ambassador at the time, Zalmay Khalilzad, for a comment, and Khalilzad, a neoconservative linked to the National Endowment for Democracy, obligingly told him, “His reputation is as someone who is independent of Iran.”.
    (CounterPunch)
    1. Uneasy alliance gives insurgents an edge in Iraq
    2. How Maliki fell out of favour with US

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    Between Iraq and a Hard Place
    2014-06-20
    Much of the blame for the current chaos goes to Iraq's 64-year-old premier, Nuri al-Maliki, a Shiite who came to power in 2006 after promising George W. Bush and U.S. ambassador Zalmay Khalilzad he would form a government of national reconciliation.
    (The Weekly Standard)
    1. Uneasy Alliance Gives Insurgents an Edge in Iraq
    2. Obama Faces Limited Options in Iraq
    3. Obama isn't the problem in Iraq. It's Maliki – and Iraqi politics

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    Chaos raises anew question of splitting up Iraq
    2014-06-14
    “If there is no political deal, if ISIS takes over Sunni areas, and if Maliki insists on remaining prime minister, then you could see a potential scenario where it is de facto that this is what is going to happen,” said Zalmay Khalilzad, who served as ...
    (Boston Globe)
    1. A wake-up call for the architects of the new Iraq

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    Former US Ambassador to Iraq Zalmay Khalilzad: 'The reality of Iraq has ...
    2014-06-13
    Former U.S. Ambassador to Afghanistan, the U.N. and Iraq, Zalmay Khalilzad has been a key voice in the relationship between the U.S. and the Middle East over the years. Amanpour asked what he thinks of the situation in Iraq right now as ISIS insurgents ...
    (CNN (blog))
    1. Bush's Former Iraq Ambassador Calls For Air Strikes 'If Useful'

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    A wake-up call for the architects of the new Iraq
    2014-06-13
    As The New Yorker tells it, during a video hook-up between the White House and its embassy in Baghdad, George W. Bush asked his ambassador Zalmay Khalilzad: “Can you get rid of Jaafari?' “Yes,” Dr Khalilzad responded, “but it will be difficult.”.
    (Sydney Morning Herald)

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      Column: Iraq's 'Second' Most Important Elections
      2014-04-24
      Only a few dozen people showed up earlier this week to hear former U.S. Ambassador to Iraq Zalmay Khalilzad discuss the likely outcome of the April 30 vote. Khalilzad, speaking at Johns Hopkins University School for Advanced International Studies in ...
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        News Analysis: What Lessons Have Been Learned From Afghanistan's Elections?
        2014-04-07
        Meanwhile, in an opinion piece published in "The Diplomat" on April 6, Zalmay Khalilzad, a former U.S. ambassador to Afghanistan said that "The election demonstrates a rise in Afghan political consciousness. Afghans are taking charge of their own ...
        (RadioFreeEurope/RadioLiberty)

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          Despite violence and threats, Afghans show enthusiasm for upcoming election
          2014-04-03
          Zalmay Khalilzad was U.S. ambassador to Afghanistan during the George W. Bush administration. He also served as ambassador to Iraq and the United Nations. He also was born and raised in that country. He now has his own business consulting firm.
          (NET Website)

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