Iraqi Doubts

Buckley, Jr., William F.
August 2005
National Review;8/8/2005, Vol. 57 Issue 14, p54
Comments on the ethical aspects of the U.S.-led Iraq War as of August 8, 2005. Comments on President George W. Bush's ability to justify the loss of American soldiers since the start of the war; Potential long-term impact of the war on political stability in Iraq and the global spread of democracy; Views on the correct role of the U.S. in conflict between Lebanon and Syria; Discussion of the progress of the War on Terrorism; Opinion that Iraq is a center for the training and recruitment of terrorists.


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