TITLE

LAUGHING ALL THE WAY TO WALL ST

AUTHOR(S)
Bainerman, Joel
PUB. DATE
May 2004
SOURCE
Middle East;May2004, Issue 345, p8
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
U.S. President George W. Bush has been accused of carving up the spoils of war to the exclusive benefit of U.S. corporations. While the U.S. public is being asked to foot the monthly cost of nearly $4bn to occupy Iraq, a handful of U.S. corporations with deep ties to members of the U.S. government are laughing all the way to the bank. With the cost of reconstructing Iraq estimated to be around $16bn, their corporate future looks increasingly bright. The two major contractors are Halliburton Co. and Bechtel Group Inc.
ACCESSION #
13083227

 

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