NPR logo

Averting a Religious War

  • Download
  • <iframe src="https://www.npr.org/player/embed/1832277/1832278" width="100%" height="290" frameborder="0" scrolling="no" title="NPR embedded audio player">
Averting a Religious War

Averting a Religious War

Averting a Religious War

  • Download
  • <iframe src="https://www.npr.org/player/embed/1832277/1832278" width="100%" height="290" frameborder="0" scrolling="no" title="NPR embedded audio player">

U.S.-led forces in Iraq are trying to defeat the Sunni and Shia insurgencies while at the same time averting the possibility of a religious war. Hear NPR's Linda Wertheimer, Iraq expert Edmund Ghareeb of the American University in Washington, D.C., and Adeed Dawisha, political science professor at Miami University of Ohio.