David Isenberg: The Liberty Exhibit & The Iraq We Left Behind

04 Inter-State Conflict, 07 Other Atrocities, 08 Wild Cards, Government, Military
David Isenberg

LIBERTY:  PDF 169 pages, released to public after redaction and down-grading from mix of confidential, secret, and top secret.

Liberty Exhibit

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The Attack on the Liberty: The Untold Story of Israel’s Deadly 1967 Assault on a U.S. Spy Ship

The Iraq We Left Behind

Ned Parker

Foreign Affairs, March/April 2012

Nine years after U.S. troops toppled Saddam Hussein and just a few months after the last U.S. soldier left Iraq, the country has become something close to a failed state. Prime Minister Nouri al-Maliki presides over a system rife with corruption and brutality, in which political leaders use security forces and militias to repress enemies and intimidate the general population. The law exists as a weapon to be wielded against rivals and to hide the misdeeds of allies. The dream of an Iraq governed by elected leaders answerable to the people is rapidly fading away.

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