TITLE

New counter-insurgency strategy emphasizes jobs and security for Iraqis

PUB. DATE
January 2007
SOURCE
Geo-Strategy Direct;1/24/2007, p13
SOURCE TYPE
Newswire
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article talks about the counter-insurgency strategy emphasizing jobs and security for Iraqis. Lieutenant General David Petraeus marks an appointment by President Bush that belies his determination for the U.S. to defeat the insurgents and stabilize Iraq. Petraeus believes that the U.S. military can defeat the insurgency while pressing the Baghdad government to impose order on the country. He believes that insurgencies can be defeated by showing that the military can protect the population.
ACCESSION #
23790756

 

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