TITLE

Groping in the Dark

AUTHOR(S)
Thomas, Evan; Wolffe, Richard; Barry, John; Hosenball, Mark; Nordland, Rod; Soloway, Colin
PUB. DATE
September 2003
SOURCE
Newsweek;9/1/2003, Vol. 142 Issue 9, p26
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Discusses the denial in U.S. President George W. Bush's public avowals about the war on terror. Argument of the administration that the presence of terrorists in Iraq was somehow a good thing; Peace process in the Middle East that was stalled by a bombing in Jerusalem and an Israeli retaliation; Worry about the course Iraq is taking; Finding that there is no clear plan for Iraq; Role of Secretary of Defense Donald Rumsfeld; American officials who suggest that the answer is for the Iraqis to help themselves; Belief that economic progress is the best hope for peace in the long run. INSET: Road to Chaos.
ACCESSION #
10653306

 

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