TITLE

Best Intentions

AUTHOR(S)
Ajami, Fouad
PUB. DATE
June 2004
SOURCE
New Republic;6/28/2004, Vol. 230 Issue 24, p17
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Focuses on why the United States invaded Iraq and the outlook for Iraq. View that the Iraq War was an honorable expedition that followed a decade of terrorism and anti-American activity; Opinion that appeasement under Bill Clinton did not work; Afghanistan as the first battle against Arab radicalism; Shia reaction to the American gift of liberty; Incoherence in Shia politics; Idea that the Iraq invasion resulted from the United States' innocence; Unique aspects of the Iraq War; Idea that time will show a positive influence from the United States on Iraq.
ACCESSION #
13490098

 

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