"The occupation, Phillips urges, has been characterized by sheer incompetence. Though there's little news in that argument—and indeed, little news here—his narrative does a good job of recording a long series of missteps, naming names as it does."
Might does not always equal power, strength does not always yield influence, and "winning the peace requires cooperation from freedom's beneficiaries." So warns policy expert Phillips (Council on Foreign Relations) in this justly gloomy report.
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