American Highlander

The many musings of an American Celt

Support for his plan?

Posted by Reid on July 25, 2008

Yea, he needs to pay better attention to what is going on… I think he was surprised to find that the surge was working and the presence needed from the US by the Iraqis was not just a “US” desire.

Mr. Obama in Iraq

Did he really find support for his withdrawal plan?

Wednesday, July 23, 2008;
Page A14

THE INITIAL MEDIA coverage of Barack Obama‘s visit to Iraq suggested that the Democratic candidate found agreement with his plan to withdraw all U.S. combat forces on a 16-month timetable. So it seems worthwhile to point out that, by Mr. Obama’s own account, neither U.S. commanders nor Iraq’s principal political leaders actually support his strategy.

  blog it

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in: Logo

You are commenting using your account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s

%d bloggers like this: