Mack, David L.
March 2005
Foreign Service Journal;Mar2005, Vol. 82 Issue 3, p27
The article presents the author's views regarding the U.S. role of rebuilding Iraq in the post Iraq war. The author states that the U.S. should adopt greater realism in its Iraq policies to attain modest and achievable expectations for Iraq. He observes that the political change and reconstruction in Iraq are hard tasks for the U.S. The article also discusses the risk of conducting elections in Iraq.


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