8-27-2012 TrinityeXchange (Part 1): Everything taking place in our world where one entity (person) intercourse with another entity (person) is understood through contract law. Contract is what holds together the fabric of our commercial world and contracts are being drawn up all the time and all day long.
What about the relationship between the United States and Iraq?
Could there be a possible contract, enforceable by international courts, that is binding between the two parties?
You bet it is and that contract/agreement is the Strategic Framework Agreement.
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Now this study is not for everyone and will most likely only hold the attention of 2 people if I am lucky, but I will perform the study anyhow for my own edification if nothing else.
The gist is this, THE SFA IS THE UNDERPINNING OF OUR ENTIRE IRAQ INVESTMENT HOPE. As we understand in complete detail what is expected through binding contract, we will better understand the riskiness of our investing.
8-27-2012 TrinityeXchange: (Part 2): The preamble touches on 4 important points of reference
. 1. The release of Iraq from internationally imposed sanctions.
2.The declared principles which are to underpin a long term working relationship between the two states
3. The interest of the international community and iraq towards its economic proliferation.
4. Iraq/USA long-term relationship will be held in 4 fields of understanding: economic, diplomatic, cultural & security. with the expectation of a democratic government ruling the country.
As we continue studying we begin to draw upon a particular theme, the United States plan to have intricate involvement in Iraq's political structure, economic reform, security and cultural development. What an eye opener! What other nation have we expressed such an indepth involvement in?
There is an article by npr that highlights a lot of key points. Please note how the preamble references particular subsidiary documents of understanding namely the Declaration of Principles. The USA spells out in principle every aspect of its relationship with Iraq erasing any ambiguity within the community. Read more here