TITLE

Facing the Future

AUTHOR(S)
McClure, Laura
PUB. DATE
October 2007
SOURCE
Weekly Reader News - Senior;10/19/2007, Vol. 86 Issue 7, p4
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reflects on the state of security in Iraq as of 2007. A testimony from General David Petraeus, the U.S. commanding general of multinational forces in Iraq gives the impression that the situation in Iraq still remains difficult and will still require a lot of work. Since the Iraqi war in 2003, the U.S. military has deployed an approximately 160,000 U.S. troops to Iraq. In line with U.S. government aim to see Iraq to one day govern itself and protect its own people, Iraqi forces are being trained so they can help stop the violence.
ACCESSION #
27134089

 

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