TITLE

Exit Timetable is the Wrong Tactic

AUTHOR(S)
Panneton, John A.
PUB. DATE
June 2007
SOURCE
Sea Power;Jun2007, Vol. 50 Issue 6, p3
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Editorial
ABSTRACT
The author reflects on the impact of a fixed timetable for troop withdrawals on the situation in Iraq and U.S. security. According to the author, a fixed timetable for troop withdrawals would worsen the situation in Iraq and diminish U.S. security. He said that timetable understandably want to conclude America's bloody, often thankless, effort to help stabilize the Iraqi government.
ACCESSION #
25953895

 

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