TIME: Iraq's Crisis: Can the Sunni Awakening Rise Again?

"For nearly a week, media reports from Iraq were eerily similar to those half a decade ago: fierce clashes had erupted between Iraqi troops and al-Qaeda insurgents in Anbar province. 

A wide expanse of farmland and desert that extends from the western Baghdad suburbs to the Syrian border, Anbar was the scene of some of the most brutal fighting of the Iraq War, where more than 1,300 American troops lost their lives and nearly ten thousand more Iraqis."

Read the full article, including analysis from Seth Moulton and Ambassador Ryan Crocker, here.