De Atkine, Norvell B.
December 2008
MERIA Journal;Dec2008, Vol. 12 Issue 4, p5
Academic Journal
In this article the author presents his views on the U.S. President Barack Obama opposition to the Iraq invasion and on 16 months deadline given by him during his presidential campaign for withdrawing the U.S. army troops back from Iraq. Topics include effect of the withdrawal on other Arab countries such as Kuwait, possible reaction of the Iraqi Sunni Arab tribes for the withdrawal, and role of Iraq Prime Minister Nouri al-Maliki in continuing progress towards stability of Iraq.


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