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Three costly lessons from the Iraq invasion

Charles Tripp, Professor of Politics with reference to the Middle East at SOAS, University of London, February 2013
The World Today, Volume 69, Number 1

Ten years on from the US-led invasion what are the prospects for this fractured country and can oil wealth end its misery? 

Charles Tripp is of Professor of Politics with reference to the Middle East at SOAS, University of London, and author of ‘A History of Iraq’ (2007) and ‘The Power and the People: Paths of Resistance in the Middle East’ (Cambridge University Press) 

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