Iraq and the Arabs' Future

(Foreign Affairs/New York Times) Fouad Ajami - The driving motivation behind a new U.S. endeavor in Iraq should be modernizing the Arab world. Most Arabs will see such an expedition as an imperial reach into their world. But in this case a reforming foreign power's guidelines offer a better way than the region's age-old prohibitions, defects, and phobias. No apologies ought to be made for America's "unilateralism."

2002-12-25 00:00:00

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