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Iraq and Remaking the Middle East

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Iraq and Remaking the Middle East

Iraq and Remaking the Middle East

Iraq and Remaking the Middle East

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President Bush expressed his conviction that the U.S. mission in Iraq would advance the spread of democracy and peace throughout the Middle East. It now looks as if the war in Iraq has been a key factor in changing the region, but has it been as President Bush planned? Guests discuss Iraq and the remaking of the Middle East.

Guests:

Vali Nasr, professor at the Naval Postgraduate School and author of The Shia Revival: How Conflicts Within Islam Will Shape the Future

Walid Kazziha, chairman of the political science department at American University, in Cairo

Richard Bulleit, professor of history at Columbia University's Middle East Institute and author of The Case for Islamo-Christian Civilization

Max Boot, senior fellow for national security studies at the Council on Foreign Relations and author of the forthcoming book, War Made New: Technology, Warfare and the Course of History, 1500 to the Present

Michael Hirsh, senior editor at Newsweek

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