OIL REVENUE

OIL REVENUE: WaPo reports a Clash Over Plan to Use Iraqi Oil Profits for Rebuilding. It seems a no-brainer that the US would use Iraq’s oil resources in the rebuilding of the country. Unlike post-war Europe, Iraq has plenty of money. Obviously, they should pay for their own reconstruction.

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James Joyner
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James Joyner is Professor and Department Head of Security Studies at Marine Corps University's Command and Staff College and a nonresident senior fellow at the Scowcroft Center for Strategy and Security at the Atlantic Council. He's a former Army officer and Desert Storm vet. Views expressed here are his own. Follow James on Twitter @DrJJoyner.