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New Iraqi text books



Stuart Rwlings writes: "A recent WAIS e-mail referred to the need to change Iraqi text books to revise the history of Saddam Hussein's regime. I wonder if any WAISERs know how the US conquest and occupation is being described in these new texts".

RH:
A very good question. As I understand it, Americans are supervising the revision, but I imagine they are having lots of arguments with the Iraqis who actually write them.

Ronald Hilton - 10.04.03


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