Wednesday, October 10, 2007

We're Winning in Iraq, Time to Beware

Writing in the American Thinker, J.R. Dunn says we are closing in on victory in Iraq. The Jihadis are nearing collapse across the country. With the exception of a few Ba'athist holdouts, the Sunni population is coming over in ever-greater numbers.
Many a victorious battle has been thrown away because the left flank dawdled after the right had broken through. Or the reserves decided to loot the enemy's baggage train rather than remain where they'd been ordered. Or subordinates hesitated, or people got strange ideas and acted on them. There's a long record of such folly that deserves more study than it has gotten.
Read it.



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