Comments on: Iraq airstrikes: You read the news, now get the context http://blogs.reuters.com/great-debate/2014/08/08/iraq-airstrikes-you-read-the-news-now-get-the-context/ Thu, 21 Jul 2016 07:57:19 +0000 hourly 1 http://wordpress.org/?v=4.2.5 By: SaveRMiddle http://blogs.reuters.com/great-debate/2014/08/08/iraq-airstrikes-you-read-the-news-now-get-the-context/#comment-90121 Mon, 11 Aug 2014 18:04:38 +0000 http://blogs.reuters.com/great-debate/?p=33560#comment-90121 [During a five-minute limo ride back to the White House from the State Department with Joint Chiefs of Staff Chairman General Martin Dempsey, Obama’s fears were confirmed. The offensive by militants with the Islamic State group had reached a critical point, according to an administration official who asked for anonymity to outline the private discussions.]

http://www.bloomberg.com/news/2014-08-08  /obama-s-iraq-decision-followed-limo-ri de-with-general-dempsey.html

Seriously, maybe this leaser’s mind sought refuge in too much fund raising, too many photo ops.

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By: SunnyDaySam http://blogs.reuters.com/great-debate/2014/08/08/iraq-airstrikes-you-read-the-news-now-get-the-context/#comment-90041 Fri, 08 Aug 2014 21:46:53 +0000 http://blogs.reuters.com/great-debate/?p=33560#comment-90041 The bush/Cheney/GOP chickens come home to roost. Who could possibly have seen that coming?

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By: donalds http://blogs.reuters.com/great-debate/2014/08/08/iraq-airstrikes-you-read-the-news-now-get-the-context/#comment-90039 Fri, 08 Aug 2014 21:27:16 +0000 http://blogs.reuters.com/great-debate/?p=33560#comment-90039 Carnegie Endowment for International Peace (Global Think Tank) ~ “Corruption: The Unrecognized Threat to International Security” – http://m.ceip.org/publications/?fa=55791

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