Great Britain and the International Coalition in Iraq

Publication Date: June 2007

Publisher: Heritage Foundation (Washington, D.C.)

Author(s): Nile Gardiner

Research Area: International relations

Keywords: Middle East; Great Britian; War on Terrorism

Type: Speech

Coverage: Iraq


The war in Iraq is not only America's war: It is Britain's too. An early withdrawal of British or American troops would have catastrophic implications for the future of the country and would be seen by many Iraqis as a betrayal of trust.