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Title: Iraq: an uncertain future for the private military industry
Authors: Hansen, Morten
Keywords: DRNTU::Social sciences::Political science
Issue Date: 2005
Source: Hansen, M. (2005). Nuclear energy: addressing the not-in-my-backyard syndrome. (RSIS Commentaries, No. 016). RSIS Commentaries. Singapore: Nanyang Technological University.
Series/Report no.: RSIS Commentaries, 016-05
Abstract: THE successful completion of elections in Iraq is a long-anticipated victory for the United States. While the Bush administration has rhetorically maintained its continuing resolve and determination to bring democracy to the country and the wider Middle East, it should not come as a surprise if Washington would see the elections as a window of opportunity to finally establish and implement an exit strategy for the US. This proposition has ramifications not only for Iraq but also a new security actor in international conflict – the privatised military industry.
URI: https://hdl.handle.net/10356/82205
http://hdl.handle.net/10220/39893
Schools: S. Rajaratnam School of International Studies 
Rights: Nanyang Technological University
Fulltext Permission: open
Fulltext Availability: With Fulltext
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