Our nation and the making of a failed state in Iraq

Walker, Tom
June 2014
Athens News;6/30/2014, p6
The author reflects role of the U.S. in Cold War for failure of government in Iraq and also mentions blame of national media on Iraq Prime Minister Nouri Al Maliki for the failure. He refers to fear of communists from U.S. policy makers that counters terror in Vietnam in 1960. He criticise the U.S. involvement in using security forces against civic organizations. Also investigated on the findings of the Truth Commission on killing of anti-government combants.


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