Monday, September 15, 2008
DID OBAMA TRY TO KEEP TROOPS IN IRAQ?
DID BARACK OBAMA TRY TO DELAY TROOP WITHDRAWALS FROM IRAQ FOR PERSONAL POLITICAL GAIN? According to the New York Post story, not only did Obama seek to get the Iraqi’s to stop negotiating with Americans on the troop drawdown, he also tried to bully General David Petraeus to agree to a hard withdrawal date. More at IllinoisReview... Amir Taheri writes in the New York Post today: According to Iraqi Foreign Minister Hoshyar Zebari, Obama made his demand for delay a key theme of his discussions with Iraqi leaders in Baghdad in July. "He asked why we were not prepared to delay an agreement until after the US elections and the formation of a new administration in Washington," Zebari said in an interview. Full Article at New York Post... RELATED: Report: Obama Tried to Delay Withdrawal Agreement of US Troops BARACK'S TERRORIST PAL