America’s other Iraq calamity: How our failed war has empowered Iran

April 14, 2015 8:46 AM

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Iran isn't any closer to developing a bomb, but the U.S. has only itself to blame for its influence in the region

A clever pundit could undoubtedly paint all of the above as a realpolitik ballet on Washington’s part, but the truth seems so much simpler and more painful. Since the invasion of Iraq in 2003, U.S. policy in the region has combined confusion on an immense scale with awkward bursts of ill-coordinated...

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