Why Iraq's Economy Never Recovered From The U.S. Invasion
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It's been 20 years since the U.S. invaded Iraq and the toll continues to mount. Hundreds of thousands died in the fighting and millions were displaced, when you count the ancillary wars that rippled across the region. Adam and Cameron focus their discussion this week on Iraq's economy, which was devastated by the war and has never fully recovered. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
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