Hoshyar Zebari, former foreign minister of Iraq, casts his Kurdish independence referendum vote on Sept. 25, 2017, in Irbil. Zebari describes Iraq today as “broken.” But he believes there is still a chance of fulfilling the promise and the possibilities many envisioned for postwar Iraq.

Hoshyar Zebari, former foreign minister of Iraq, casts his Kurdish independence referendum vote on Sept. 25, 2017, in Irbil. Zebari describes Iraq today as “broken.” But he believes there is still a chance of fulfilling the promise and the possibilities many envisioned for postwar Iraq.