Blog written by Sarah Evans
Is David Petraeus, Commanding General, Multi National Force – Iraq (MNF-I) dizzy? With 160,000 troops in Iraq, the three remaining presidential front runners recently questioned Petraeus’ thoughts on U.S. troops Iraq. Petraeus was caught in a political crossfire. While McCain and Petraeus agree that troops should stay in Iraq, Obama and Clinton seem to agree that troops should come home.
I understand Petraeus’ and the candidates’ positions. However, amidst so many story angles all alluding to different motivators and tactics – I’m getting lost.
Playing on the immortal words of the Clash, “Should we stay or should we go?”