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Special Inspector General for Iraq Reconstruction: Final Report to the United States Congress
Iraq: Politics, Governance, and Human Rights
(Kenneth Katzman, CRS)
Gustavo D. Ryder (Editor)
Series: Politics and Economics of the Middle East
Regarding U.S. relief and reconstruction plans, programs, and operations in Iraq, the Special Inspector General for Iraq Reconstruction (SIGIR) provides independent and objective: oversight and review through comprehensive audits, inspections, and investigations; advice and recommendations on policies to promote economy, efficiency, and effectiveness; prevention, detection, and deterrence of fraud, waste, and abuse; and information and analysis to the Congress, the Secretary of State, the Secretary of Defense, and the American people.
This book provides a review of SIGIR’s history, delving into the perennial challenges and various successes in Iraq and examines events in Iraq this last quarter marked by a sharp rise in violence. Final assessments of the Special Inspector General and post-U.S. withdrawal developments are discussed. (Imprint: Nova)