Unhappy Warrior

December 2009
National Review;12/21/2009, Vol. 61 Issue 23, p13
The article presents the author's opinion on U.S. President Barack Obama's speech at the West Point U.S. Military Academy. In the speech Obama pledged 30,000 more troops to Afghanistan and endorsed General Stanley McChrystal's counterinsurgency plan. The author objects to Obama giving a time frame in the speech for when the U.S. would remove troops from Afghanistan. The author believes that Obama made the right decision.


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