Exiting Iraq: Why the U.S. Must End the Military Occupation and Renew the War against Al Qaeda : Report of a Special Task Force

Synopsis

With the continuing U.S. occupation of Iraq, a special task force of scholars and policy experts calls into question the Bush administration's intention to stay as long as necessary. In this joint statement, the members argue that the presence of troops in Iraq distracts attention from fighting Al Qaeda and emboldens a new class of terrorists to take up arms against the United States. The task force's findings are essential reading for anyone concerned with the ongoing conflict and the war on terrorism

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Publisher: Place of publication:
  • Washington, DC
Publication year:
  • 2004