Slave State

Kaplan, Robert D.
October 2002
New Republic;10/21/2002, Vol. 227 Issue 17, p10
Presents an article about the justifications for a military intervention in Iraq as proposed by the administration of U.S. President George W. Bush in 2002. Crimes against humanity perpetuated by the regime of Saddam Hussein; Comparison of the planned intervention with the U.S. involvement in the Bosnian crisis in 1995; Importance of integrating a humanitarian aspect into the planned military intervention; Dictators with whom Hussein is compared; Forecast on the impact of a military intervention on the supporters of historic liberalism in the region.


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