Active-Duty Soldiers Call for End to War

Wingert, Julia
April 2007
YES! Magazine;Spring2007, Issue 41, p7
The article reports on American active-duty soldiers' petition to end the war in Iraq. More than 1,000 active-duty soldiers, sailors, marines and airmen signed an Appeal for Redress, a petition to U.S. Congress to bring the U.S. troops home from Iraq. The author believes that these petition reflects the U.S. military's discontent on how U.S. President George W. Bush has been handling the Iraq war. Meanwhile, a "Military Times" poll also found out that only 35 percent of the military personnel, from 65 percent in 2004, supports the way President Bush handled the war in Iraq.


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