TITLE

Why Obama Won't Take on al-Qaeda in Iraq Anymore

AUTHOR(S)
Crowley, Michael
PUB. DATE
January 2014
SOURCE
Time.com;1/8/2014, p1
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article discusses U.S. President Barack Obama's policy to refrain from direct re-engagement in Iraq in response to the resurgence of the militant Islamist organization al-Qaeda as of January 2014. Topics include U.S. troop withdrawal from Iraq, the provision of arms to Iraqi Prime Minister Nuri al-Maliki, and the potential for counter-terror drone strikes.
ACCESSION #
93615469

 

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