The 'Blame The Iraqis' Gambit

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Author(s) Robert Kagan
Source The Washington Post
Date June 3, 2007
Quotes-start.png "We didn't intervene in Iraq primarily to save the Iraqi people. We went in mostly for reasons of our own, to protect our interests and our allies from the menace of a serial aggressor whose domestic repression was of a piece with his desire for regional domination. And now that we are in Iraq, the United States, not just the Iraqi people, will suffer the consequences of our failure." Quotes-end.png

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This item argues against the position Coalition troops should pull out on the topic Post-invasion Iraq.