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NormMessinger
04-14-2004, 10:56 AM
Is it a problem? I hear Halliburton is importing workers for south east asia. If true, why? To free up freedom fighters?

LeeG
04-14-2004, 11:11 AM
http://www.globalsecurity.org/military/world/iraq/sadr-city-imagery.htm

well those middle and upper class Iraqis will certainly extend a helping hand to the folks on the other side of the tracks. Given the weapons caches and rampant hijacking the article from Seattle should put everyone at ease.

LeeG
04-14-2004, 11:14 AM
http://news.bbc.co.uk/2/hi/middle_east/3622407.stm

LeeG
04-14-2004, 11:16 AM
http://news.bbc.co.uk/2/hi/middle_east/3622347.stm

foreign workers leaving,,this should free up money for locals.

Allen Foote
04-14-2004, 11:59 AM
1 year after the UN took over administration of Kosovo...the unemployment rate was 75%.

75% 1 year later.