Bush's Final Strategy for Iraq

Yew, Lee Kuan
March 2007
Forbes Asia;3/12/2007, Vol. 3 Issue 4, p12
The author reflects on the U.S. President George W. Bush's decision on his final strategic move in Iraq. He states that the plan is to deploy some 21,000 U.S. troops in order to clean up and hold Baghdad and Anbar Province. He asserts that for a strategy to succeed, U.S. forces must move against both Shia and Sunni militias, no matter the level of support from Prime Minister Nuri Kamal al-Maliki.


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