TITLE

In Victory's Direction

AUTHOR(S)
WEST, BING
PUB. DATE
September 2008
SOURCE
National Review;9/15/2008, Vol. 60 Issue 17, p50
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article discusses progress made in the Iraq War from its inception in 2003 to the summer of 2008. After the initial invasion, the nation of Iraq destabilized and numerous Sunni Muslim insurgents began waging civil war against each other and against U.S. soldiers. U.S. General David Petraeus called for a surge in the number of troops in Iraq in 2006, and this surge put a stop to the civil war and has improved the possibility of overall victory in Iraq.
ACCESSION #
34104850

 

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