Name Professor Course Date Respect under which Iraq has shallow root as nation Reliance of Iraq government on British and USA make it influential to get controlled indirectly by these nations. Ethnicity religion and tribe keep on challenging any central government initiating negations for powers with the powerful local led by secret police whose mandate was to protect and preserve Saddam’s power. Work cited Bengio Ofra. The Kurds of Iraq: Building a state within a state. Boulder CO: Lynne Rienner Publishers 2012. Miller David. Tell me lies: Propaganda and media distortion in the attack on Iraq. Pluto Press 2003. [...]
Incorporate what you've learned about Iraq in this module and answer each of the following questions in at least one complete paragraph. In which respect does Iraq have very shallow roots as a nation? Explain how this feature has constituted an obstacle to the country's political and economic development? How were Saddam Hussein and the men around him able to create and sustain such a powerful regime, especially after all the setbacks during the two decades before the 2003 war?