A surge without power in Iraq

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Author(s) The Boston Globe editorial board
Source The Boston Globe
Date December 21, 2006
URL http://www.boston.com/news/globe/editorial_opinion/editorials/articles/2006/12/21/a_surge_without_power_in_iraq/
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Quotes-start.png "For sound reasons, the so-called surge concept for Iraq is opposed by the Joint Chiefs of Staff and retired generals. Among the latter is former secretary of state Colin Powell, who pointed out during an appearance Sunday on "Face the Nation" that an increase of US forces in Baghdad this past summer failed to halt an increase in sectarian atrocities" Quotes-end.png


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This item argues against the position United States should increase troop levels on the topic Post-invasion Iraq.