TITLE

The End of the Illusion

AUTHOR(S)
Ghosh, Aparisim; Donnelly, Sally B.; Duffy, Michael; Thompson, Mark; Ezzat, M.; MacLeod, Scott
PUB. DATE
October 2006
SOURCE
Time;10/30/2006, Vol. 168 Issue 18, p28
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
This article addresses the involvement of the United States military in Iraq. This issue has invoked outrage among the nation since the war's inception in 2003. Democrats, Republicans and citizens alike are divided over how to best handle the eventual withdrawal of troops. The article offers five points of advice for U.S. policy makers, including cleaning out rogues, deal with Al-Sadr, bring the Sunnis back, wake up the neighbors, and lastly, get though, then get out.
ACCESSION #
22819127

 

Related Articles

  • The U.S.-Iraq Security Agreement and the Changing Nature of U.S. Military Operations in Iraq. Ryan, Mike; Coats, Jason // Military Review;Sep/Oct2009, Vol. 89 Issue 5, p48 

    The article presents an overview and examination of the shifts in U.S. military policy concerning the Iraq War from 2007 to 2009. Details are given highlighting the transition from relatively open-ended campaigns to a more strictly negotiated set of guidelines and objectives for U.S. involvement...

  • TO GUARD AN ERA American Purpose after Iraq. Gold, Philip // U.S. Naval Institute Proceedings;Sep2005, Vol. 131 Issue 9, p18 

    Focuses on the military policy of the U.S. after the Iraq War in 2003. Need to structure and use the U.S. military for those things that only the military can do; Role of the U.S. as a guardian of the 21st century; Failure of the U.S. military policy in Iraq.

  • Would Defeat in Iraq Be So Bad? Gelb, Leslie // Time;10/23/2006, Vol. 168 Issue 17, p40 

    This article is an opinion piece that discusses the Iraqi War and its similarities to the Vietnam War during the 1960s. The author compares the removal of U.S. troops in Vietnam, and the political consequences thereafter, to the situation of the U.S. military in Iraq since 2003. Arguments...

  • President Bush needs to hear the truth. Leach, Edward R. // New Hampshire Business Review;12/22/2006, Vol. 28 Issue 27, p30 

    The article comments on the U.S. government's policy on the Iraq war. The author criticizes the U.S. attack on Iraq and considers it unethical. He says that U.S. President George W. Bush has gone beyond the military capability, political reality and common sense. He thinks that, Bush needs...

  • Why We Can't Leave. Zuckerman, Mortimer B. // U.S. News & World Report;2/12/2007, Vol. 142 Issue 5, p86 

    The author comments on reasons why the United States military cannot pull its troops out of Iraq. He emphasizes the fact that the Iraqi government cannot stop sectarian killing with the help of the U.S. military, and questions its ability to succeed if American troops leave the country. He says...

  • The Angriest General. Hirsh, Michael // Newsweek;5/21/2007, Vol. 149 Issue 21, p10 

    The article focuses on the opinions of retired U.S. Major General John Batiste. Batiste is featured in a television advertisement, produced by votevets.org, which was designed to persuade Republicans in U.S. Congress to approve a deadline for pulling out of Iraq. Batiste says he has had nothing...

  • The Human Element: When Gadgetry Becomes Strategy. McMaster, H. R. // World Affairs;Winter2009, Vol. 171 Issue 3, p31 

    The article compares and contrasts the Iraq War and the Vietnam War vis-à-vis U.S. foreign policy. The author examines the questions of how and why America went to war in each country. Topics include the underestimation of the complexities of war and the level of effort and time required to...

  • Imperialism of Neighbors. Hirsh, Michael // Washington Monthly;Jun2003, Vol. 35 Issue 6, p14 

    Discusses several issues regarding the U.S.-led invasion of Iraq in 2003. Number of U.S. and British ground troops that were deployed at the height of the Iraq war; Prime war objective of the Iraqi war.

  • POST-IRAQ AND AUSTRALIA'S ARC. Dobell, Graeme // Quadrant Magazine;Oct2007, Vol. 51 Issue 10, p16 

    The article discusses the impact of the change in the U.S. military strategy caused by Iraq war on Australia's defense policy and efforts to help the countries of the arc of instability. Australian Prime Minister John Howard emphasized that the nation's interest and duties are focused in Asia...

Share

Read the Article

Courtesy of THE LIBRARY OF VIRGINIA

Sorry, but this item is not currently available from your library.

Try another library?
Sign out of this library

Other Topics