TITLE

Refighting the Last Wars

AUTHOR(S)
Klein, Joe
PUB. DATE
February 2013
SOURCE
Time;2/18/2013, Vol. 181 Issue 6, p23
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article discusses Republican U.S. Senator John McCain and the lessons that can reportedly be learned from America's involvement in two wars in Iraq and Afghanistan, including information on McCain's treatment of U.S. Secretary of Defense nominee Chuck Hagel during his nomination hearing on January 31, 2013. McCain's questioning of Hagel about the American military's 2007 troop surge in Iraq is mentioned. The book "The Insurgents" by Fred Kaplan is also examined.
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85442762

 

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