January 27, 2012

Obama's Right to Fight One War at a Time

Bruce Riedel, The Daily Beast

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Obama is catching heat for not doubling down on Iran and Afghanistan at the same time, but if he is wise he will heed Lincoln’s advice to fight ‘one war at a time.’

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