More Milestones in Iraq

Gwynne Dyer
Published: Wednesday, 11/02/2005 12:00 am EST

There's not much industry in Iraq any more, but one industry is thriving: historical milestones. It came up with two new ones just last week: a brand new constitution, and the 2,000th American soldier to die in Iraq. But just as with the country's other main product, turning points, Iraqi milestones are not quite as solid as they seem.

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