Ajami, Middle East scholar, dies

He didn’t see regimes changing, talked up invasion of Iraq

Posted: June 24, 2014 at 4:08 a.m.

Fouad Ajami, an academic, author and broadcast commentator on Middle East affairs who helped rally support for the U.S. invasion of Iraq in 2003 -- partly by personally advising top policymakers -- died Sunday. He was 68.

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