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Changing Tune as Iraq War Ends for U.S.

December 18, 2011 by

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By Jim Kouri, CPP. Critics have accused Obama of ending the war hastily to coincide with his re-election campaign. Many of them have warned that the pullout could embolden still-active insurgent fighters as well as Iraq’s neighbor Iran. On Wednesday, President Barack Obama addressed the impending end of the US mission in Iraq. “When the […]

Troop Drawdown.

July 15, 2008 by

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THE ‘DRAW DOWN’ OF TROOPS. I have a healthy attitude of cynicism towards ‘most’ television news reporters. They are there to read the news stories that scroll across the autocue in front of them. They do this with a confidence that is supposed to give us the impression that they actually know what they are […]