Tag Archives: Construction

Base Building in Iraq

Every war leaves its footprint. As Tom Engelhardt wrote back in 2007, this footprint is big business for defense contractors, keen to keep on building,  expanding, and maintaining U.S. bases in Iraq. The ‘South Korean’ model is referenced as an … Continue reading

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Iraq’s Post-Invasion Prospects?: Business as Usual

With U.S. military forces set to withdraw from Iraq by the end of the year, in an agreement originally brokered by former President Bush, the landscape left behind will look remarkably the same. The spaces and places still driven by … Continue reading

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