Book Discussion on The End of Iraq

Peter Galbraith talked about his book The End of Iraq: How American Incompetence Created a War Without End, published by Simon and… read more

Peter Galbraith talked about his book The End of Iraq: How American Incompetence Created a War Without End, published by Simon and Schuster. Mr. Galbraith described America’s relationship with Iraq since the invasion in 2003. He argued that the U.S. invaded Iraq with the intention of bringing democracy to that country but instead caused a civil war. Mr. Galbraith said Iraq was breaking up into three segments: a pro-western Kurdistan in the north, an Iran-dominated Shiite entity in the south, and a chaotic Sunni Arab region in the center. He also responded to questions from the audience. close

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Book Discussion on The End of Iraq

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Coral Gables, Florida, United States
First Aired:
Sep 4, 2006
Last Aired:
Jan 24, 2007

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  • Sep 04, 2006 | 8:00am EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Sep 09, 2006 | 12:01pm EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Oct 16, 2006 | 2:45am EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Jan 24, 2007 | 12:55am EST | C-SPAN 3
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