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Forced to Be Free ?

  title={Forced to Be Free ?},
  author={A. Downes and Jonathan Monten},
  • A. Downes, Jonathan Monten
  • Published 2013
  • gime change by democratic states an effective means of spreading democracy? The answer to this question is of great importance to U.S. foreign policy and the foreign policies of other democracies because regime change operations can be costly. The United States, by some estimates, has expended $3 trillion to bring democracy to Iraq after U.S. policymakers promised before the invasion that removing Saddam Hussein and democratizing the country could be done at minimal cost.1 U.S. military forces… CONTINUE READING
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