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Obama 'pathetic' on Iraq

...leaving it undefended against insurgents and anarchists from within.He takes no responsibility, blaming the Iraqi government for not allowing him to leave a small force there as a deterrent. We fought and died there, and in essence owned...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/letters/2014-09-03/obama-pathetic-iraq
Iraq stance shameful

...leaving it undefended against insurgents and anarchists from within.He takes no responsibility, blaming the Iraqi government for not allowing him to leave a small force as a deterrent. We fought and died there, and in essence owned that...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/letters/2014-08-30/iraq-stance-shameful
Radical Islamist action rekindles possibility of Kurdish independence

...small contingent of American soldiers been left behind ? say, 10,000 ? to continue to help shore up the new Iraqi government, none of this would be happening right now.The softened regime in Baghdad suddenly was left helpless to deal with...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/opinion-columns/2014-08-24/radical-islamist
Rules of disengagement

...writing, the northern Iraqi cities of Mosul and Tikrit have fallen to ISIS. Two more cities have fallen out of Iraqi government control in ISIS' two-prong attack southward. The terrorists' sights are set on the capital, Baghdad.Imagine...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/editorials/2014-06-14/rules-disengagement
Trove of Iraqi Jewish belongings to go on display

...community and they rightfully should be returned."State Department officials have expressed confidence that the Iraqi government will make the materials accessible in an educational exhibit. The materials will be housed in Iraq's national...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/life/your-faith/2013-11-01/trove-iraqi-jewish-belon
FACT CHECK: Missteps in final presidential debate

...troops in Iraq beyond the December 2011 withdrawal deadline that the Bush administration had negotiated with the Iraqi government. Actually, the Obama administration tried for many months to win Iraqi agreement to keeping several thousand American...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2012-10-22/fact-check-missteps-final-pr
Maybe this war solution could work

Here's a solution, if not the solution, to our Iraq War situation: First, let's find out if the Iraqi government wants the United States there to help them. I suspect they do. If that's the case, then let's have them pay...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/letters/2008-04-03/maybe-war-solution-could
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New cars hot in Baghdad

...slump that he says has little to do with the global downturn. Mr. Hassan expects sales to rebound now that the Iraqi government has finally approved a new budget after a drop in oil prices forced several revisions. Many of his customers for...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2009/04/24/liv_521477.shtml
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Broun, Saxon want change in Washington

...bring our troops home as quickly as possible, but we need to do so in victory and in honor," Mr. Broun said. The Iraqi government is making progress on the political front. ON OFFSHORE DRILLING Drilling off the coast should be part of a broader...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2008/10/11/met_479081.shtml
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Where they stand

...think we can be as careful getting out as we were careless getting in. But we have to send a clear message to the Iraqi government as well as to the surrounding neighbors that there is no military solution to the problems that we face in Iraq...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2008/09/21/met_476526.shtml
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