From Iran’s PressTV. Any opinions expressed are those of the authors, and do not necessarily reflect the views of Iraq Business News.
A political analyst tells PressTV that the Baath party and the remnants of the former regime, the Saddamists are taking advantage of al-Qaeda and making a strategic alliance with al-Qaeda to spread terror in Iraq.
This is while the death toll from a spate of bomb attacks across Iraq has exceeded 55 with almost 200 injures, security and medical sources say. The bombings were the latest in a string of attacks that have left scores of people dead across Iraq this year. Violence has increased in Iraq in recent weeks as the country is preparing to hold provincial elections on 20 April, the first in the country since 2010.
PressTV has conducted an interview with Intifad Qanbar, political analyst, to further discuss the issue: