JURIST Forum, December 13, 2011
4 Pages Posted: 26 Jun 2012
Date Written: December 13, 2011
JURIST Guest Columnist Kevin Govern of Ave Maria School of Law says that the pending withdrawal of US forces from Iraq and the challenges to maintaining security in that country and in the region requires a new strategy in dealing with the region to address security concerns amid likely cuts to the US defense budget.
Keywords: Military, Diplomacy, Smart Power, Iraq, Afghanistan, Security Strategy, Defense Spending, Budget, Combined, Interagency
JEL Classification: H56
Suggested Citation: Suggested Citation
Govern, Kevin H., Iraq Withdrawal Highlights the Need for Smart Power (December 13, 2011). JURIST Forum, December 13, 2011. Available at SSRN: https://ssrn.com/abstract=2093445