The Minerva Controversy (Saad Eskander, Iraq National Library)

Minerva Research Initiative: Searching for the Truth or Denying the Iraqis the Rights to Know the Truth?
by Saad Eskander, Iraq National Library and Archives

“What has prompted me to write this paper is the continuing refusal of the U.S. to pay serious attention to Iraqi calls for the repatriation of the Iraqi records illegally seized by its military and intelligence agencies. Most recently, the Pentagon has issued an announcement, calling upon U.S. universities, research centers and scholars to submit research proposals to its Minerva Research Initiative (MRI)…”

Thanks to Mark Rosenzweig for sending to multiple lists…