Rhetoric Without Action Weakens Iraqi State By Editor on 12th November 2020 in Politics By Rasha Al Aqeedi, for the Center for Global Policy (CGP). Any opinions expressed here are those of the author(s) and do not necessarily reflect the views of Iraq Business News. Rhetoric Without Action Weakens Iraqi State Unlike his predecessors, the current Iraqi prime minister has spoken out against militia violations. But his failure to follow through further erodes state authority. Click here to read the full story. Related posts: PM says PMU should be under State Authority PM forbids State Bodies from Classifying Iraqis by Sect Cabinet to Pay May Salaries of State Employees Can Kadhimi curb the Influence of Iran-backed Militias?