No Way Out By Fred Kaplan Is there any hope of avoiding catastrophe in Iraq? This is a terribly grim thing to say, but there might be no solution t
August 15, 2004

No Way Out

By Fred Kaplan

Is there any hope of avoiding catastrophe in Iraq?

This is a terribly grim thing to say, but there might be no solution to the problem of Iraq. There might be nothing we can do to build a path to a stable, secure, let alone democratic regime. And there's no way we can just pull out without plunging the country, the region, and possibly beyond into still deeper disaster.

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