Middle East Economic Survey


No 22


Transition To What In Iraq?

By Larry Diamond

The following is the text of the testimony delivered on 19 May by Larry Diamond, Senior Fellow at the Hoover Institution, to the US Senate Foreign Relations Committee hearing on Iraqi Transition. Mr Diamond served as

a senior adviser to the Coalition Provisional Authority (CPA) in Baghdad from January to March 2004.

As you all well understand, the US now faces a perilous situation in Iraq today....