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The Secret Iraqi Money Surge

by | 24th, September 2008

THERE’S the surge. And then there’s the surge-charge:

Did you know there are two Iraqi surges? There’s the buildup of U.S. military personnel that has led to a reduction in crime in Basra and Baghdad this year. Then there’s the surge of dollars that has made some Iraqi kleptocrats very, very rich.

It’s the new Amerika:

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