August 5, 2014
We Analyze, ISIS Creates Facts on the Ground
Max Boot, Commentary
The Associated Press
So far President Obama has dispatched 825 military personnel to Iraq to make a survey of the situation and to conduct some liaison work with the Iraqis in two headquarters. That’s about it, aside from some fiery rhetoric from Washington denouncing ISIS excesses. One wonders if the president is once again assuming that denouncing something is the same thing as doing something about it.
TAGGED: Iraq, ISIS, Islamic State Of Iraq And Syria, Islamic State