TITLE

Anatomy of the Surge

AUTHOR(S)
Feaver, Peter D.
PUB. DATE
April 2008
SOURCE
Commentary;Apr2008, Vol. 125 Issue 4, p24
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Editorial
ABSTRACT
The author reflects on incidents leading up to the U.S. policy regarding the Iraq War, adopted in 2007 and called the surge. A press conference delivered by Congressman John Murtha in November 2005 calling for the immediate withdrawal of U.S. troops is discussed. Difficulties facing political progress in Iraq and challenges concerning the training of Iraqi security forces during 2006 are examined. The effects of the surge and future U.S. military involvement in Iraq are discussed.
ACCESSION #
32063418

 

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