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Unformatted text preview: 11) “Mission accomplished” Why we should remain in Iraq 1) Humanitarian reasons (nation building) 2) Allay the regional security threat to Iraq—maintain Iraqi integrity 3) Military equipment left behind falling into the wrong hands 4) Protect our access to oil 5) Reputational aspects from past bad behavior 6) Adverse deterrent effect of failing 7) Support defense industrial base 8) Basing issue—as effects other regional allies 9) Create power vacuum 10) Regional presence 11) Democratic peace...
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This note was uploaded on 02/15/2010 for the course INTA 2100 taught by Professor Salamone during the Summer '06 term at Georgia Tech.
- Summer '06