September 29, 2003

New Iraqi Urbanism

Until recently, the Baghdad skyline was dominated by Baath Party buildings and palaces. Those are now gone.

Iraq is rich in natural resources. So when the country gets a decent government, a healthy economy, and some new construction contracts, maybe the new Baghdad skyline will look something like this.

Posted by Michael J. Totten at September 29, 2003 10:13 PM
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