June 9, 2011

First Oil

The other side of 'bringing democracy to the Middle East' apparently is securing economic interests. Not surprising. Has been going on for ages. You can wonder what's the most important with these military interventions because 'national interests' a.k.a. economic interests are often if not always there. And since dictators have been supported in the past by the West you can also equally wonder about 'spreading democracy.' Full article here.

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