Learning Objectives

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This chapter will enable a greater understanding of:
The controversial background to the US intervention in Iraq.
The impacts of the Iraq War on the Iraqi people.
The continuing crises confronting the political system in Iraq.
The impacts of counter-terrorism policy on the perception of the US in the Middle East.
The dilemmas resulting from US counter-terrorism efforts in Iraq, Afghanistan, Pakistan and Somalia.