The pundits were right. Did you ever hear Obama use the word "Victory" in regard to either of these places? "Withdrawal", a more dignified term than "cut and run", is mentioned frequently. Iraq is moving backwards and Afghanistan will as well. And so will the Middle East for that matter.
If Barack Obama were a western leader during WWII we'd now be doing a lot of heiling and goosestepping.
Quote me directly and then respond to that, please.
Of course, the fact that he's sticking to Bush's plan escapes the Right. Unless they're calling him out for taking credit for Bush's greatness.
Obama's Iraq Withdrawal Plan Actually Bush's Plan | Politics4All - Real World Politics DailyIn short, Obama's policy is Bush's policy. The fact that our brave men and women in the military can now come home proudly is a tribute to former President Bush's steadfastness even in the face of insurmountable criticism.
Actually, Bush's plan was to be out last year, so Obama's kept troops in Iraq longer than Bush planned to.