Commentary | 18 July 2005

Costs of a needless war

Professor Owen Harries, Visiting Fellow at the Lowy Institute, argues that the United States has devalued its military standing by going to war in Iraq, and that its overwhelming military power is most effective as a deterrent rather than as an active force for change. 

Tha Australian, 18 July 2005, p. 9.

Owen Harries

  • Owen Harries

Professor Owen Harries, Visiting Fellow at the Lowy Institute, argues that the United States has devalued its military standing by going to war in Iraq, and that its overwhelming military power is most effective as a deterrent rather than as an active force for change. 

Tha Australian, 18 July 2005, p. 9.

Owen Harries

  • Owen Harries